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HAMPTON - Frances Goodrich, 91, passed away on Monday, Feb. 27, 2012.
Born and raised on the Peninsula, she was a graduate of Newport News High School, class of 1940, and was a member of Warwick Assembly of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents and six sisters.
Survivors include her husband of 71 years, James; two daughters, Sandra Winbourne and Margaret Cummings (David); two grandchildren, Sheri Winbourne and Shannon Dalson (Jason); three great-grandchildren, Justin, Jessica and Donnie Phillips; one great great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Pasino; and a host of nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff at Coliseum Park Nursing Home for their compassionate care during her stay.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Riverside Chapel. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 1, 2012, at Warwick Assembly of God with burial to follow in Hampton Veterans Memorial Gardens.
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Published in Daily Press from Feb. 28 to Mar. 2, 2012.
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March 4, 2012
I am so sorry to see that your mother has passed away. I know what that loss feels like. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
C. D. & Lou Jones
March 1, 2012
we are so sorry for your loss, we have been neighbors for 40 years, a beautiful couple, you have our deepest sympathy
charles and katie carroll
February 29, 2012
Dear Margaret, my friend since 1st grade. My deepest sympathy during this difficult time upon the loss of your dear mother. May the good Lord guide and sustain you and your family in the days to come. Sincerely, Russ Gentry
Russ Gentry
February 29, 2012
Dear Margaret and family:
Deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Myra Hill and family
Myra Hill
February 29, 2012
James, Sandra, Margaret, Shannon: Bill and I were so sorry to hear of "Miss" Frances' passing. We are equally sad we can't be there with you. I remember how kind and thoughtful she was towards my Mom, Doris, when she was in the last years of life. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
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