Frances Ida Bratton

1944 - 2012 Obituary Condolences
Frances Ida Bratton Obituary
Frances Ida Bratton September 22, 1944 - August 18, 2012 Frances passed away in Prescott, Arizona following a medical procedure. She is survived by her loving husband and friend Keith Bratton of 19 years, they enjoyed travel, square dancing and many church activities. Frances married James Helton in 1963 and raised 3 daughters, Debra Helton Arnold, Sondra Helton and Deanne Tracy. She is also survived by grandchildren Chelsea, Ashley, Anna, Courtney, Kaylean and 7 great grandchildren, son-in-law Zack Arnold, brother Paul Cozort and wife Shirley, sister Barbara Hayslett and husband Barry, niece Babette Baier and nephew Joshua, great nephew Elijah, Father-in-law Keith Bratton Sr. and wife Jewel. Frances was preceded in death by her Mother Esther Terry, father Knoble Cozort and mother-in-law Babs Bratton. Frances was a friend and confidant to many in the Bakersfield community during her career as a hair dresser for over 40 years. Frances lived life to the fullest and never met a stranger. A graveside service will be held Friday August 24th, at 10:45 AM at Bakersfield National Cemetery Arvin, CA with a reception to follow at Valley Baptist Church 4800 Fruitvale Ave. Bakersfield. www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Aug. 23, 2012
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