Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
July 18, 2012 11:35 am EDT


CENTERBURG — Frances Clevenger Armstrong, 79, of Centerburg, formerly of The Laurels of Mount Vernon, passed away July 17, 2012, at Centerburg Pointe surrounded by her loving family.

She owned and operated Frankie’s Beauty Shop for 38 years, former clerk for Centerburg water department. Former member of AMVETS 059, Pythian Sisters and Women’s Auxiliary of Centerburg Fire Department. She loved spending time with her family, a single red rose and a good game of cards.

Born Feb. 11, 1933, to Carl and Pearl (Rose) Pruett.

Survived by her son, Larry (Donna) Dowis; daughters, Carla (Steve) Daniels and Jacque (Leslie) Sears; grandchildren, Lori (Kerry) Lawrence, Josh (Ellen) Sears, Stephanie (Jason) Plumly, Aaron and Ashley Dowis, and Jay (Heather Beougher) Daniels; great-grandchildren, Drew and Erin Dilger, Brayden Dowis, Jaxon and Jaelynn Plumly, Sara Grace Sears, Haddon Daniels; sisters, Elizabeth (Walter) Brown of Mount Airy, Md., and Helen (Robert) Keller of Bucyrus; many nieces, nephews; and many friends.

Preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Ora, Jean and Annabelle; brothers, Jasper, Joe, Harvey and Calvin.

Friends may call at the Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, 49 W. Church St., Centerburg, Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m., where service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. Interment in Bloomfield Cemetery.

Those who wish may make contributions to Acclaim Hospice, 2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 140, Columbus, OH 43231.

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