May 18, 2013
Laura Lee Giles Donald, 93, of Yazoo City died May 10, 2013.
Funeral services will be held today, May 18, at Oak Grove A.M.E. Church in Benton with Pastor Edwin Mullen officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Church Cemetery under the direction of Knight and Lindsey Funeral Home.
Mrs. Donald was born Oct. 10, 1919 in Yazoo County to John and Elnora Mitchell Giles Sr.
She was a member of the African Methodist Episcopal Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include two sisters, Sallie Giles Lewis and Ruby Giles Larry, both of Chicago, Ill.; four sisters-in-law; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbors, and friends.
Serving as pallbearers were Walter Allen III, Charles Giles, John Eric Giles Jr., Harry Giles, Robert Giles, Keith Larry, Percy Larry Jr. and John Lewis Jr.
Honorary pallbearers were Clarence Brown, Robert Davis Jr., Benny Giles, Eddie Earl Giles, Herbert Giles, Johnny Anthony Giles, Naceo Giles, Sammie Giles Jr., Dewayne Giles and Kevin Lewis.