Frances O. Pleasant – Wake Forest Obituary

Frances O. Pleasant

Nov 21, 1935 – Apr 7, 2017

Frances O. Pleasant, 81, of Raleigh went to be with her Lord on Friday, April 7, 2017. She passed peacefully with her loving family holding her hands. She lived her remaining days so happy and at peace.

Frances was a donor and hoped she could save someone else.
She retired from Alcatel and was a member of Unity Baptist Church.

Frances was preceded in death by her mother, Nora Pearl Fox, her father, Robert Fox, brothers, Robert G. Fox, James Fox, Joe Fox and David Fox, a sister, Elizabeth Leggett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home, Wake Forest. Rev. Harold Woodlief will officiate. Pallbearers will be James Fox, Charles Horton, Bobby Horton, David Fox, Daniel Lewis, Dan Leggett and Johnny Ray. Music will be performed by Kim Mitchell singing “How Great Thou Art”, “It is well with my Soul” and “When I’m Gone” by Joey Feek. Burial will follow in Pine Forest Memorial Garden in Wake Forest.

Surviving are: a daughter, Diane Sutton and husband, Bill of Youngsville; grandson, Anthony Hicks and wife, Melissa of Franklinton; a brother, Wiley Fox of Princeville; sisters, Nora Horton of Fuquay-Varina, Emma Ray of Raleigh, Mary Mutzabaugh and Lucy Batts of Rocky Mount and many nieces, nephews, and their children.

“She was a loving mother, grandmother and my best friend. She will be truly missed by so many that she loved so much.”

The family will be present 1-2 pm Tuesday April 11, 2017 at Bright Funeral Home, 405 South Main St. Wake Forest, NC, 27587. (919-556-5811)

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