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Frances Mauzy Fortenbery
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Birth: 1908
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 2000
Webster County
Kentucky, USA

Dearest wife of Thomas Vernon "Red" Fortenbery. Darling mother of Thomas Wayne Fortenbery.

Occupation: Retired Teacher of 47 years

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Frances Mauzy Fortenbery
Providence - Frances Mauzy Fortenbery, 92, Providence, died Tuesday, June 11, 2000. at Ridgewood Nursing Home in Madisonville after a long illness.

She was a former teacher whose career spanned 47 years in elementary schools in Webster and Union Counties.

She was a graduate of the university of Kentucky,where she majored in French and was a member of the Alpha Xi Delta sorority. In the early 1950's. she operated a summer kindergarten in Morganfield, and she taught evening classes to soldiers stationed at Camp Breckinridge during the Korean War.

She was a life-long Presbyterian and a member of First Presbyterian Church in Madisonville.

She was proceded in death by her husband Thomas V. "Red," who died in 1948.

Survivors include one son, Tom Fortenbery of Providence; one sister, Mary Wilkey of Providence; two grandchildren; one grea-grandchild; nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Townsend-Jones Funeral Home in Providence. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Dixon.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the First Presbyterian Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 568, Madisonville, KY 42431 
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  Thomas Vernon Fortenbery (1906 - 1948)
Oak Grove Cemetery
Webster County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Dec 31, 2012
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Frances <i>Mauzy</i> Fortenbery
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