Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Craneys in:
 • Evergreen Cemetery
 • Lexington
 • Lexington City
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Hortense "Booboo" Garner Craney
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 29, 1933
Death: Feb. 28, 2008

Hortense Garner Craney, 74, of 323 Lewis St., Lexington, Virginia, passed away on February 28, 2008.

She was born September 29, 1933 in Lexington, a daughter of the late Willis A. Garner and Mary Carter Roy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Christine Elliot.

Hortense, a graduate of Mary Baldwin College, was a teacher in the Lexington City School system as well as the Staunton School for the Deaf and blind, before retirement. Affectionately known as "Booboo," she touched many lives. Education was her platform, encouraging all she knew to be educated. Everyone who knew her loved her dearly.

She was a true representation of strength and courage. She will be greatly missed.

Mrs. Craney is survived by her daughters: Cheryl E. Craney, Lexington; Trenda Craney Moore and husband, Daryl, Upper Marlboro, MD; sons: Edward W. Craney, Jr.; Mark Q. Craney, Trent O. Craney, Lexington; daugther-in-law, Leah Craney, Lexington; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren and a nephew.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at the Harrison Funeral Chapel with Ed Mays officiating. Burial will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9-10:30 a.m. prior to the service.

Arrangements are being handled by the Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory, Lexington, Virginia.





 
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Lexington
Lexington City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: JLR
Record added: Mar 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87309279
 

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service