Memorial service for Frances Grace Francis, age 76, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Wesley United Methodist Church with Pastor Steve Cook officiating. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m., prior to service time. Fran passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Carriage House Manor.
She was born on March 1, 1942, in Detroit, MI, the daughter of Joseph and Beverly Denver Rizzo. She was a homemaker and a member of Wesley United Methodist Church. She married Arthur Francis on November 28, 1980 in Pickton, TX. He preceded her in death on November 30, 2017.
Fran is survived by sons, Richard James Francis and wife Janeen, Frank Samuel Francis and wife Faith, daughter, Kathie Marlin and husband John, grandchildren, Lisa Marlin, Amanda Marlin, Tyler Wayne Francis, McKenzie Francis, Frankie Francis, Tyler Kimbro, Kendal Kimbro, and great-grandchildren, Ava Marlin, Maddox James Francis, Addilyn Grace Francis, and Jaxsyn Wayne Francis.
In addition to her husband, Fran was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.