Craighead, Reba Hundley

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Reba Hundley Craighead, 87, of Glade Spring, Va., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 12, 2010. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Guy and Flora Poff Hundley; her husband, William Carl Craighead; sister, Genova Conner; brother, Burton Hundley; and son-in-law, Robert D. Bryant.

Reba leaves behind a loving family of four children and their families, daughter, Janet Peak and husband, Bob, of Floyd, Va.; son, William M. Craighead and wife, Murleen, of Emory, Va.; daughter, Sue Bryant, of Blue Ridge, Va.; and son, Steve Craighead and wife, Patricia, of Roswell, Ga. Reba and Carl were blessed with 10 grandchildren and four greatgrandchildren.

The Craigheads were master gardeners. They spent their lives dedicated to family and the Grace Presbyterian Church, Glade Spring, Va. Reba was a graduate of Check High School and retired from Johnston Memorial Hospital. She lived the last four years at the Valley Health Care Center in Chilhowie, Va., where she received loving care and developed many friendships.

The immediate family will receive friends and other family members on Friday, May 14, 2010, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Maberry Funeral Home, Floyd, Va. Due to Reba’s wishes, there will be no public viewing. The funeral service will begin 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 15, 2010, also at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Mr. Larry Phillips. Burial will follow in the Old Salem Cemetery. Floral arrangements may be sent to the funeral home or memorial gifts may be sent to Grace Presbyterian Church, 327 Grace St., Glade Spring, Va. 24340.

Arrangements by Maberry Funeral Home, Floyd. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting