top banner

Obituary Listings

Mary Frances Townlin

May 12, 1926 September 9, 2019
Mary Frances Townlin
There are condolences waiting approval on Mary's Tribute wall
Obituary for Mary Frances Townlin

A celebration of life for Mary Frances Hodges Townlin of Diana will be Thursday, September 12, 2019 at Grubbs-Loyd funeral home in Diana, Texas with Brother Dicky Mauk and Brother Pat Shannon officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday September 11, 2019 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the funeral home.

Frances was born May 12, 1926 to Sam Hodges and Mamie Wheeler Hodges. She was raised and went to school in Ore City, Texas.
Frances married the love of her life. William Hubert Townlin, on April 7, 1944. They were married for 65 years before he passed away on January 12, 2009. They raised 5 children and 1 nephew.

Our precious, sweet and dearly loved mom passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019 in Spring Hill at a private home surrounded by her loving family. She was cared for by many loving and special caregivers for the last 3 months.

Frances was a homemaker who loved to have her family and friends around. She was a great cook who was famous for her chocolate pies. Mom and Dad loved to travel and go camping with special friends, Johnnie and Ellis Tipton. Later mom loved to go on girls trips with her daughters and cousins.

She was a faithful member of Simmons Hill Baptist Church for 85 years and served as church treasurer for many years.

Those left to cherish her memory are sons; James Townlin and wife Serita, Jeff Townlin and wife Whitney, daughters; Mary Traywick and husband Donny, Sondra Moore and husband Mike, Mamie Henry and husband Chuck, special nephew Jesse Townlin and first cousin Gladys Noland, grandchildren; Peggy, Tammy, Jamie, Krystal, Brian, William, Lori, Katie, Ashley, Jason, Sarah, Paige and Harrison, 27 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, special friend and loving caregiver Beth Stanley and numerous niece, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers; Sam Hodges Jr., Cotton Hodges, sister; Bea Warnock and Lorraine Gilman.

A very special Thank You to Allison Morgan who opened her home and heart to our mom and her care team who loved and cared for our mom. Patti, Rita, Erica, Geneva, Caitlynn, Jackie and Craig

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Simmons Hill Baptist Church Building Fund.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Mary Frances Townlin, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

11

Sep

6:00 PM 9/11/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/11/2019 8:00:00 PM
Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home Diana

1782 U.S. Hwy 259 S
P.O. Box 447
Diana, TX 75640

Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home Diana
1782 U.S. Hwy 259 S Diana 75640 TX
United States

Service

Thursday

12

Sep

10:00 AM 9/12/2019 10:00:00 AM
Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home Diana

1782 U.S. Hwy 259 S
P.O. Box 447
Diana, TX 75640

Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home Diana
1782 U.S. Hwy 259 S Diana 75640 TX
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Mary Frances Townlin

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Mary

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.
Loading...