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Frances Ward

Frances Mason Ward (Carlton)

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019
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Frances Carlton Mason Ward of Urbanna passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019. She was the widow of the late James H. Ward, Sr. and was predeceased by her son, Marvin Mason, III. Frances leaves three daughters, Linda Mason, Carol Blue and Barbara Johnson; sons-in-law, Eric Johnson and Randy Blue; and daughter-in-law, Crystal Mason. She also leaves the loves of her life, grandsons, R. D. Johnson, II (Maria) and Stephen W. Blue; granddaughter, Lena Leigh Mason; great grandson, R. Dale Johnson, III and great granddaughter, Lucie Claire Johnson. Frances is also survived by two sisters, Anne C. Royals and Carolyn C. Brown (Ed), and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family expresses a very special thank you to Alma Sickal who brought so much laughter, joy and companionship to Frances. The family also extends their sincere appreciation to Dr. Ron Haggerty, Kacki Haggerty and staff.

A memorial service will be held at Faulkner Funeral Homes, Bristow-Faulkner Chapel, Saluda, on Sunday, December 15th at 1:00 p.m. A private graveside service will be held at Turks Ferry Farm in Gloucester at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Riverside Walter Reed Hospice Program, 7358 Main Street, Gloucester, VA 23061.
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    Sunday, December 15th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Sunday, December 15th, 2019 1:00pm
    Faulkner Funeral Homes, Bristow-Faulkner Chapel
    15 CF Edwards Ln
    SALUDA, VA 23149
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Geneva Dawson

Posted at 05:37pm
Linda Carol Barbara and Family U will always live Frances and each one of you!! I was very fortunate to have her in my life and what awesome memories I have!! She will always hold a special place in my heart! Thinking of each and every one of you.........❤️😘

Judy & Glenn Palmer

Posted at 02:04pm
So sorry to hear about your Mother. She was always so much fun to be around. She and Marvin are having a wonderful time together now. We send our love and prayers!

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