Madge S. Francis

Madge S. Francis, 93, of Marietta, passed away Sunday (June 9, 2013) in Arbors of Marietta.

She was born Thursday, June 26, 1919, in Pickaway County, Ohio, to the late James and Amelia Jones Shonkwiler. Madge worked at Marietta Memorial Hospital as an L.P.N.

She is survived by her sons, Andrew Francis Jr. of Marietta and Dwight Francis (Virginia) of Sun City, Arizona; five grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Andrew, in 1971; daughter, Donna Jean Francis; brother, Herbert Shonkwiler; sisters, Sylvia Shonkwiler, Edith Dodrill, Ruth May and Garnet Campbell.

Graveside services will take place at 1 p.m. Friday in Dale Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Hadley Funeral Home, 500 Fifth St.

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