Craigmiles, William Allen

Thursday, July 18, 2013

William Allen Craigmiles, Jr., fondly known as “Peter”, formerly of Chattanooga, died in Raeford, North Carolina on Sunday, July 14, 2013. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Nellie Craigmiles; one sister, Marlene Craigmiles Thurmond.

He is survived by his wife, Inez Craigmiles; five children, William Allen, III, Dale, Michael, Tara and Kim; one sister, Patricia Craigmiles of Phoenix, AZ; one brother, Rev, Nathaniel (Barbara) Craigmiles; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 20, at the Lee Springs Church in Raeford, NC. Funeral arrangements are by Buie Funeral Home, Raeford, N.C.

Announcement is by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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