Frances Howard, 53

Frances I. Howard, 53, of Batavia, died Oct. 19, 2006. She was born in Georgetown on Sept. 16, 1953. She was a nurse for Eastgate Health Care Center and an Army and Navy veteran.

She was preceded in death by her father Charles Crump.

She is survived by mother, Edna (nee Charles) Crump; sisters, Janie (Randell) Cox and Susan (Ron) Daugherty; brother, James (Carryl) Crump; nephews, Michael and Scotty Cox, David (Toni) Cox, and Matthew (Adrienne) Crump; and nieces, Vanessa and Tracey.

Funeral services were held Oct. 21 at the Kennedy-Stevens Funeral Home in Bethel.

Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society.