Born 3-16-1985 -- Died 9-22-2005
Cassandra Renee Hightower, 20, of Evening Shade died Sept. 22, 2005, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville.
She was born March 16, 1985, at Benton, Ark., to Lynn and Geraldine Renee Samples Grafe. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Bruce Hightower of the home; one son, Jacob Hunter Hightower of the home; her mother and step-father Geraldine Renee and Calvin Paul McDaniel of Idaho; her father, Lynn Grafe of Benton; two brothers, Frank Edward Pockrus of Evening Shade and Jeremy Lynn Grafe of Benton; one sister, Ivy Elizabeth Grafe of Benton; her maternal grandparents Frank and Betty Pritchard of Evening Shade; her paternal grandparents, Bernard and Wanda Grafe of Benton; five nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandparents Jeff and Adell Samples.
The funeral service was held Sept. 24 at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel at Cave City with Burial following in the Bacon Cemetery located at Evening Shade. Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Donnie Hightower, Jason Ivy, Daniel Farrier, Donald Hightower, Eddie Pockrus and Jeff Hightower.