Obituary of Johnny Malcolm Craighead Sr.
Johnny Malcolm Craighead Sr., 76, of Franklin County, died on Sunday, January 13, 2023.
He is survived by his only son, Johnny (John-John) Craighead Jr. and wife Carol; grandchildren, Jessica Boerstler and Johnny Craighead III (Peyton); great grandsons, Johnny M. Craighead IV, Waylon Craighead, Tristen Boerstler, and Josey Craighead; brother, Doug Craighead (Karen) of Texas; sisters, Martha Muth (Scott) of NC, and Robbin Womack (Scott) of Roanoke; and many nieces and nephews.
Johnny was preceded in death by his father, Millard Craighead; mother, Winnie Pugh; brothers, Billy Craighead and Tony Craighead; and sisters, Jean Ann Blunke and Ruth Fisher.
A Memorial Service will be held at Simpson Funeral Home (Peters Creek) on Thursday, January 19, 2023 at 3pm. The family will receive friends one hour prior from 2 – 3 pm.
The family would like to thank Good Samaritan Hospice for their care, especially Tonie, Sandy, Jean, Kathy, Jamie, Tina, and Chaplain Tammy.
Chapel Memorial Service
In Loving Memory
Johnny Craighead Sr.
1946 - 2023
5160 Peters Creek Road
Roanoke, VA 24019
3912 Electric Road
Roanoke, VA 24018
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