LINCOLN – Frances Emma Andrews, 77, passed away April 26, 2014 at Colonial Health Care, with her loving family and The Lord by her side. She was born June 3, 1936, in Mattawamkeag, the eldest child of Frank and Nettie Gary.
Frances loved to play cribbage, knit and puzzles. Her most favorite passtime was when she was with family.
Frances was predeceased by her parents, Frank and Nettie Gary, grandson, Todd, great-granddaughters, Natalie and Kayla, brother, Dwight, sister, Diana and her ex-husband, Leroy. She is survived by two sons, Gilbert and Jimmie Joe, two daughters, Debi Jean and Sandra, 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren, two brothers, Frank and Carl, three sisters, Edith, Arlene and Carlene, one stepsister, Vivian.
In honor of Frances’ wishes there will be a private family gathering at a later date. The family would like to thank Dr. Alessi, Dr. O’Brien and the staff at Colonial Health Care for their abundance of love and cares. Also the family would like to thank the staff at Clay Funeral Home for all their help and concerns. In lieu of flowers, send gifts to the family to help with costs. Those who wish may sign an online register and leave written condolences at www.clayfuneralhome.com.