Frances Washington

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LINDEN, TEXAS Funeral services for Corrie Frances Washington, 74, of Linden will be at 10:00 A.M., Monday, September 29, 2008, at the First Baptist Church of Linden with Bros. Charles Russell and Jackie Stanfield officiating. Burial will be in the Linden Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home of Linden. Mrs. Washington died Friday, October 26, 2008 in a Texarkana hospital. Mrs. Washington was born January 20, 1934 in Kildare, Texas to Arthur and Gladys Melton Wright. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Linden where she retired after 35 years as church secretary. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Franklin Washington, Sr., her parents and one brother, Jim Wright. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Debra Washington of Linden; two daughters and sons-in-law, Gayle and Gary Stewart of Atlanta, and Sharron and Ricky Allen of Linden; a brother and sister-in-law,A.D. and Betty Wright of Queen City and a sister-in-law, Oreta Wright of Kildare; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

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  1. Our sincere condolences to the family. Frances was a sweet and lovely person and a former neighbor of ours. Our prayers are with you all. She will be greatly misses by all.

  2. Mrs Francis,was a dear friend to me over the years.She will be missed dearly.Family I do know what it is like to the loss of your MOTHER.Love you all.God be with them all.Amen

  3. Gayle & Family,Your mother was such a sweet and dear person. I remember going by her house with you many times and she was always so kind and had a smile on her face. She was a wonderful mother & grandmother and truly a jewel to have reared a daughter like you. You are a very special friend of mine and always will be. Sending a mother to the angels above is so hard to do but she is with God now and all is well with her soul. God bless and keep you all.

  4. I remember your mother as a very kind and gracious lady. She was always very sweet and special to my parents as well.

  5. Gayle, Sharon, and Frank…there are no words appropiate enough to express what your mother meant to me…she always listened,loved,and was a dear friend regardless! She will always hold a special place in my heart and memories. Her faith, grace, and love was unshakeable and she served her Lord, family, and church well. Bless you all for sharing her…I pray that God's grace will carry you through this season.

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