Debo Funeral Home Obituary, Jul. 6, 1929,
Fulton, Callaway, Missouri

George Lewis Craighead, 78, of Fulton, died Sunday, July 6, 2008 at his home.

He was born Aug. 26, 1929, in Callaway County, MO, the son of the late Guy Thomas and Eunice Mae (Kemp) Craighead.

He is survived by three sons, Michael L. Craighead of Jefferson City, David K. Craighead of Tampa, FL, and James L. Craighead of Jefferson City; two daughters, Janet K. Rice of Kansas City, MO and Georgia L. West of Fulton; one brother, Billy Craighead of Fulton; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

He had worked at the Fulton State Hospital for over 20 years retiring in 1991. He also owned and operated the Craighead Trailer Park in Fulton.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 9, at the Debo Funeral Home in Fulton with Brother Dave Coleman officiating. Burial will follow in Callaway Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association.

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