Frances Blanche Chiles

Blanche Chiles


Frances Blanche Chiles, age 91, widow of James F. Chiles, Sr., passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at McCall Hospice House.

Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late Lewis A. Fowler and Mamie M. Fowler Whitt. Mrs. Chiles was a homemaker for 64 years and was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church. She enjoyed reading and working crossword puzzles and loved her family.

Mrs. Chiles is survived by a son, James Fred Chiles, Jr. and wife Johnsie; a daughter, Vicki C. Chiles; four grandsons, Derek A. Wiggs, Christopher M. Chiles, Robert G. Wiggs and wife Rita, and Aaron P. Wiggs; a great granddaughter, Alyssa Wiggs; and a great grandson, Jacob Wiggs. She was predeceased by two daughters, Sherry Chiles and Sheila Chiles; two brothers, Lewis A. Fowler and Edgar S. Fowler; and two sisters, Katie A. Taylor and Roxie Fowler.

Mrs. Chiles was the last surviving member of her family.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm at Cannon Funeral Home-Jones Chapel, 603 West Curtis Street, Simpsonville with burial to follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Monday from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Cannon Funeral Home-Jones Chapel prior to the funeral service.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Cannon Funeral Home-Jones Chapel, Simpsonville

Funeral Home

Cannon Funerals and Cremations - Jones Chapel
603 West Curtis Street Simpsonville, SC 29681
(864) 967-1882

Published in The Greenville News on Oct. 20, 2012