Originally created 03/01/01

Mrs. Yvonne Craighead



RIVERDALE, Ga. - Mrs. Yvonne La'Chelle Hightower Craighead, of Marabou Lane, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Paine College Gilbert-Lambuth Chapel, Augusta, with the Rev. Charlie Wright Jr. officiating.

Mrs. Craighead, a native of Anchorage, Alaska, was manager of McDonald's, Morrow, and a member of Lamkin Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Edward K. Craighead; two daughters, Pamela L. Craighead and Yolanda S. Craighead, both of Riverdale; her mother, E. Gwendolyn Hightower, Augusta; three sisters, Sheila Allen, Pamela Reese and Shontel T. Lacey, all of Augusta; and her grandfather, Solomon Parks, Augusta.

Friends may call at Williams Funeral Home, Augusta.

The Augusta Chronicle, March 1, 2001