Frances Irene Heighton
Age 83, February 11, 2014. She came to Nashville in 1976 as a songwriter, where she had many gospel songs recorded by artist such as Loretta Lynn and Daniel O Donnell.
She is preceded in death by husband, Clifford Heighton and sons, Rob, Rick & Carl Heighton, and brother, John DePriest.
Survived by sons, David (Kiplyn) Heighton, Pete (Dena) Heighton, Clifford (Debbie) Heighton & Ron Heighton; daughter, Sandee (Steve) Brislin; sister, Donna (Ralph) Joseph; and 13 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held 10 a.m. Friday, at Hermitage Memorial Gardens, with Wendell Poole officiating. Visitation with family from four to eight p.m. Thursday at