Frankie Joy Taylor, 74, of Altus, went home to be with her Lord and her husband on Monday, June 3, 2013 at the Jackson County Memorial Hospital. Graveside services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday at the Resthaven Memorial Gardens in Duncan, with Dr. Jeff Moore officiating. Services are under the direction of the Kincannon Funeral Home.
Frankie Joy Earley was born to Orville and Bessie (Sain) Earley on April 14, 1939 in Marlow. She grew up in Duncan, and graduated from Duncan High School. Frankie and Keith Taylor were married on Dec. 24, 1956 in Duncan. She was an assisant manager at an apartment complex in San Angelo, Texas while her husband was a manager of the transportation office at Goodfellow Air Force Base. After her husband passed, she moved to Lawton and worked as a Customer Service Representative at the Education Center at Fort Sill.
Frankie was a member of the First Baptist Church in Altus. She enjoyed painting, singing, square dancing and Bible study. Frankie loved spending time with her family and her two cats, Nappy and Princess.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband Keith in 1992.
She leaves behind three daughters, Diana Joy Britten and husband Eddie of Altus, and Lori Kaye Taylor and Leslie Denisa Taylor, both of Lawton; one brother, Jerry Earley and wife Linda of Comanche; seven grandchildren, Nina Britten, Keith Britten, Amanda Fisher, Daniel Taylor, Ron Lee Addington Jr., Leigha Addington and Jonathan Addington; and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial contribution may be made to the Alzheimer Association in Frankies name at 2123 N. Classen Blvd. Oklahoma City, OK 73106 or at alz.org.
Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com