Frances Ann Montgomery, daughter of the late John A. Lemons and Dorothy Sifford Lemons, was born on March 12, 1937 in Dexter and died on Jan. 3, 2012 at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. at the age of 74.
She was a homemaker and a resident of Dexter. She was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter where she played the organ for a number of years. She loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include two sons, Rafe D. Montgomery of Farmington, Mo., and Darin W. Montgomery, of Greenbrier, Tenn.; two daughters, Charlotte Riddle of Dexter, and Willa Moser of Fredericktown, Mo.; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, John Kimbrel.
Visitation will take place at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Funeral services will follow on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 at 1 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Lester Clayton officiating.
Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.