On September 2, 2016, Frances (Minchey) Skipper, went  to
sleep  in  Carthage, Tennessee  and  awoke in the presence  of
her  Lord  and  Savior, Jesus  Christ.   Frances, the daughter of
Chester  and  Dovie  Clara  (Flatt)  Minchey, was  born  June  3,
1927 in Jackson County, Tennessee.  She is survived by a son,
Ronnie Ithel Skipper and a daughter, Patricia (Skipper) Haffner,
three grandchildren,   Zachary Ross  (Haley)  Skipper,   Lindsay
Dawn Skipper (Robert) Rowlett,  and  Henry Clay (Lisa) Haffner,
one great granddaughter, Hannah Emery Grace Brunner,   and
brother, Chester Eugene Minchey.   She was preceded in death
by her parents and brother, Jerry Wayne Minchey.

   Frances  worked   for   State  of  Tennessee,  Department of
Revenue    1964   to   1971,   then    Twin    Lakes    Telephone
Cooperative  February, 1972   to   February, 1990   when    she
retired  and  cared for both of her parents until their  deaths  by
devoting her life to them and their care.  

   Frances  was  a  member of the Richmond Chapel Church of
Christ  and  lived  in  the  Bullard’s  Creek Community.  She was
kind  to  everyone  she  encountered  and  greeted  them with a
smile. She will be greatly missed.

   Funeral  services  will  be  held  on  Monday,   September  5,
2016,  at  1 P.M.  at   Anderson  -  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral
Home  in  Gainesboro, TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the Rob Draper
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of  Jackson County,
TN. The family will receive friends on Monday from 10 A.M. until
time of services.
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