Frances Anne Smith Edmonds, age 83, of Broadway, NC, died Monday, March 11, 2019 at her home.
She was born in Lee County, NC on August 31, 1935 to the late John Alton Smith and Mary Elizabeth Allen Smith. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert Junior Edmonds and sister Margie Jones. Mrs. Edmonds worked as a secretary for a tractor parts manufacturer before becoming a beautician for her Personal Touch Beauty Shop. She was a faithful member of South Side Baptist Church and loved to help people. Frances was an excellent cook.
She is survived by a son Patrick Edmonds and wife Betty of Lillington, NC; daughters Wanda Meisel and husband Terry of Vassar, MI, Barbara Beck of Broadway, NC; brother John Alton Smith Jr. of Millington, MI; sister Dorothy King and husband James of Broadway, NC; five grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. Funeral service will be Thursday, March 14th at 2:00 PM at Southside Baptist Church with Rev. John McVay officiating. Burial will follow at the Matthews-Smith Family cemetery in Broadway.
Memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 201 Mansfield Drive, Broadway, NC 27505.