Nelda Craig

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Nelda Rigney Craig

BOSSIER CITY, LA - A memorial service for Nelda Rigney Craig will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel with Bro. Joe Clement officiating. The family will be receiving friends at 10:00 a.m. one hour prior to the service.

Nelda was born in Albany, Kentucky on August 8, 1939 to Francis and Cora Rigney. She went to be with the Lord on August 11, 2014 with her family by her side.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Gayle Craig and siblings Ann Amonett, Sue Boils, Buster Rigney and Basil Rigney. Nelda is survived by her daughter Rebecca Ross, granddaughter Dena Craig, sister Rebecca Rigney and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Renee Manasco and the staff at Grace Home for their comfort and care.

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Published in Shreveport Times on Aug. 13, 2014
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