|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1926|
|Death: ||Aug. 26, 1998|
Mary Alice "Ruth" Frogge, 72, of Memphis, died of lung disease Wednesday at her home. She was a daughter of Bennett Porter Francis and Lessie Leona Anderson Francis.
Mrs. Frogge, the widow of Glenn Correll Frogge, leaves a daughter, Joann Merrill, and two sons, John Frogge and Jerry Frogge, all of Memphis; a sister, Winefred F. Moore, and a brother, Robert A. Francis, both of Louisville, Kentucky; and four grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Family Funeral Care with burial in Elk Springs Cemetery in Monticello, Kentucky.
The family requests that any memorials be sent to Methodist Alliance Hospice of Memphis or the charity of the donor's choice.
1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Ruth Francis
Home in 1930: Urbana, Champaign, Illinois
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1926
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Father's name: Ben P Francis
Mother's name: Lessie Francis
Ben P Francis 38
Lessie Francis 37
Winifred Francis 12
Robert A Francis 10
Ben P Francis 8
Franklin Francis 17
Ruth Francis 4 3/12
Bennett Porter Francis (1893 - 1971)
Lessie Leona Anderson Francis (1893 - 1972)
Glenn Correll Frogge (1924 - 1973)
Winifred Florence Francis Moore (1917 - 2004)*
Mary Alice Francis Frogge (1926 - 1998)
Elk Spring Cemetery
Created by: D. Singleton Shell
Record added: May 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70669950