|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1931|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 2010|
Mary Frances Gregory
1931 - 2010
Mary Frances (Oldham) Gregory, aged 79, passed away peacefully on December 7, 2010, in her Pensacola, FL, home after a long illness. She was born September 26, 1931, in Dixon Springs, TN.
Formerly a resident of Lafayette, TN, she was married to Leonard C. Gregory, former Editor and Publisher of the Macon County Times and cable telecommunications executive. Frances began her adult career at Kingsboro Mills in Lafayette, TN, and later worked for many years in commercial banking in Panama City, FL, Corpus Christi, TX, and Hialeah, FL. She has been a resident of Pensacola, FL for the past ten years and was a member of Olive Baptist Church in Pensacola.
She was preceded in death by her parents Burnis Wooten and Grace Truman (Wilburn) Oldham, her brother Harold Oldham and her sister Melba Burnett.
Left to cherish her memory, are two sisters Marjorie Pruitt of Antioch, TN, and Alice (Billie) Duke of Mobile, AL; one brother, William Oldham of St. George, UT; devoted husband of 60 years, Leonard C. Gregory of Pensacola, FL; two sons Stephen (Brenda) Gregory of Gainesville, FL, and Keith (Linda) Gregory of Pensacola, FL; six grandchildren Jason Gregory of Panama City, FL, Tristan and Bryan Gregory of Gainesville, FL, James (Ashley) Gregory of Aberdeen, WA, Calvin (Rebekah) Gregory of Pensacola, FL, and Anthony Gregory of Metairie, LA; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at Alexander Funeral Home, 209 E. Locust Street, Lafayette, TN, on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 11AM with family visitation at 10AM. The Reverend Paul D. Oldham will be officiating. Burial will be in Haysville Cemetery, Lafayette, TN.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Emerald Coast Hospice, 5401 Corporate Woods Dr, Suite 800, Pensacola, FL 32504 or to the American Cancer Society , 5401 Corporate Woods Dr, #100, Pensacola, FL 32504.
HARPER-MORRIS MEMORIAL CHAPEL is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Pensacola News Journal on December 9, 2010
Leonard Calvin Gregory (1931 - 2013)*
Created by: David Woody
Record added: Dec 08, 2010
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