Obituary of Frances Johnson
Frances Ailene Babcock Johnson, age 79, of Wellsboro, PA, formerly of Caton, NY died Sunday, December 20, 2004 at Broad Acres Nursing Home in Wellsboro.
Frances was born in Hector, NY on March 30, 1925, the daughter of the late Earl and Luie (Weaver) Babcock. She had been a self employed housekeeper in the Corning area for many years. She loved nature, bird watching, gardening, and liked doing craft work. She attended the East Lawrence Baptist Church in Lawrenceville, PA.
Her survivors include her daughter, Mary Ann (Frank Philip) Thomas of Lindley, NY; a son James (Bernice) Johnson of Hobe Sound, FL; 2 grandchildren, Bonnie and Robert Johnson; three great granddaughters, Christina, Charlene, and Jessica; special friend, Clinton Morse of Tioga, PA; several cousins in New York, Florida, and Tennessee. Frances was predeceased by a sister, Lillian Doty.
Friends may call on Thursday December 23, 2004 from 4 until 6 PM at the Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning where funeral services will be held at the conclusion of calling hours at 6:00 PM with Rev. G. Victor Perry officiating. Burial will be in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery, Elmira.