Memorial Planned for Fayetteville Child Who Drowned

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A funeral service for 5-year-old Alexandria Imogene Giles, of Fayetteville, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday (July 11) at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Springdale.

Visitation will be held prior to the service at 1 p.m.

Giles drowned July 3 while swimming at a friend’s home in Crawford County.

In lieu of flowers, her family asks donations be made to the Bethel Deaf Fellowship account at Arvest to help with the child’s funeral expenses.

Giles attended Bethel Deaf Fellowship in Fayetteville where she enjoyed signing with her family, according to an obituary.

A Facebook page has also been set up to remember the little girl.