Wanda Elaine

April 27, 1950

June 9, 2019

Our beloved, Wanda Elaine Hightower-Cirrincione, departed this life peacefully on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Carillion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born April 27, 1950 in Danville, Va., the daughter of the late Robert Hightower and the late Virginia Wadell Hightower.

Ms. Hightower was a former graduate of G.W. Carver High School, class of 1968.

In addition to her parents, Wanda was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Cirrincione.

She leaves in passing, one son, Michael D. Hightower of Aberdeen, Md.; daughter-in-law Sadia Hightower of Aberdeen, Md.; two grandsons, Omar D. Hightower and Jamal R. Hightower both of Aberdeen, Md.; three granddaughters, Gabriel E. Hightower of Woodbridge, Va., and Janai D. Hightower of Houston, Texas and Amirah Hightower of Aberdeen, Md.; one sister, Nancy C. Napper of Cleveland , Ohio; four brothers, Charlie Hightower, Wayne Hightower and Maurice Hightower all of Martinsville, Va., and Roy Hightower of Los Angeles, Calif.; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the C.R.V. Memorial Chapel at Hairston Funeral Home, with Bishop David Fuller officiating. Visitation will be 30 minutes prior to the service, and other times the family will receive friends at the residence 707 Starling Ave., Martinsville, Va. Burial will follow at Oakhill Cemetery, Danville, Va.