Frances Carolyn Sims Faulkenberry, 69, of Lancaster, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Carolinas Medical Center-Main, Charlotte.
Mrs. Faulkenberry was born March 11, 1944, in Lancaster. She was a daughter of the late Robert Brice Sims and Wilma Louise Blackmon Sims. She worked for Springs Industries before retiring. Frances was a member of Eastern Star and was senior adult coordinator and member of the Adult II Ladies Sunday School Class at Antioch Baptist Church.
Mrs. Faulkenberry is survived by her husband of 39 years Tony Faulkenberry; daughter, Veronica Lynn Faulkenberry Hatcher and husband, Jeff of Camden; sister, Margaret Harper and husband, Franklin of Lancaster; special niece Patricia Moore and husband, Raymond of Lancaster; aunt Lorene Hinson of Lancaster and numerous other nephews and nieces.
Mrs. Faulkenberry was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Bruce Sims and Wilma Louise Blackmon Sims.
A service was held Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Antioch Baptist Church, officiated by the Rev. Trent McLaughlin. Burial was in the church cemetery with honors rendered by Eastern Star.
Memorials may be made to Antioch Baptist Church Building Fund, 3052 Taxahaw Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.
McLean Funeral Directors Mahaffey Chapel is assisting the family of Frances Faulkenberry.