Frances Averette LaGrone, 84, of Marion, died January 10, 2017. She was born September 26, 1932 in Marion to the late Edward Clifton and Clara Crews Averette. She is survived by daughters Rhonda Powell (Joe) of Dothan and Rickie LaGrone of Marion; son Donald LaGrone of Marion; sister Betty Cleary of Marion; 4 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. A graveside service will be held January 12, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Hopewell Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1 till 1:50 before the graveside. The Reverend Joe Bob Mizelle will be officiating and Kirk Funeral Homes Marion Chapel will be directing. Active pallbearers will be Eddie Holbrook, Brandon Jones, David Compton, John Conalen, Colby Auten, Cade Compton, and Brennen Compton. Honorary pallbearers will be Hayeo Jones, Caleb Auten, and Christian Auten. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southland Nursing Home or Comfort Care Hospice.
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