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April 28, 2014

Sarah Frances Lunceford

Athens — Graveside services for Sarah Frances Lunceford, 98 of Athens are scheduled for 11:00 A M Monday at Oaklawn Memorial Park with Rev. Perry Smith officiating.

Sarah passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 in Irving after a short illness. She was born December 14, 1915 and married Orland Lunceford March 31, 1934 in Santa Rosa.

The family moved to Athens in 1953. She was a member of First Baptist Church over 60 years. Sarah was an avid supporter of Trinity Valley Community College Girls Basketball from the beginning and many players remember her as “Honey”.

Survivors include her brother Charles Loven of Bakersfield, California; son Frank Lunceford and wife Jane, Athens; six grandsons, Tim and wife Tammy, Todd and wife Amy, Daryl and wife Jennifer, Athens,  Gary and wife Pam, Grapevine, Danby, Minneapolis, Minnesota and Lane, Dallas; ten great grandchildren, Haley, Hunter, Dani, Katy, Kacy, Brooklyn, Addison, Dru of Athens, Nickolas and Anna of Grapevine.

Visitation for family and friends will be 10 a.m. Monday at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home.

 If desired, memorials may be made to a charity of choice.

You may leave a message of condolence or light a memorial candle for the family at www.carroll-lehr.com.

 

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