Frances E. Barnum

Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home

In memoriam of Frances E. Barnum, 02/27/1932 - 06/07/2014

Frances E. Barnum, 82 of Coloma, Michigan, formerly of Lexa, Arkansas, passed away June 7, 2014 in St. Joseph, Michigan.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Central Cemetery in Marvell, Arkansas.

Frances was born Feb 27, 1932 in Lexa, Arkansas to James and Bessie (Cox) Clark. She retired in 1972 from Walls School in West Helena, Arkansas as a cafeteria worker. She truly enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include one son James Barnum and one daughter Kathryn Jensen both of Coloma, four granddaughters, Jennifer Ballard, Tara (Eric) Thompson, Kariann and Krista Barnum, seven great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild. Also surviving are two brothers James Clark of South Carolina, Rufus Clark of Lexa, Ark, three sisters Alieen Brown, Wilma Mallard, Barbara (Charles) Drennon all of Lexa, Ark and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Leroy Barnum, a son Leroy Barnum, Jr, two brothers Kenneth and Charles Clark, and two sisters Pearline Watts Knotts, and Peggy Henderson.