Funeral services for Frances Mardell Thompson McBay, age 84 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Friday at 11 a.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Eldridge Snow and Rev. Don Gray officiating. Burial will follow in Campbell Cemetery beside her husband J.T. McBay who passed away in 1995. Mrs. McBay passed away Tuesday evening at Lincoln Care Center which she considered her home.
A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Decie May Thompson. Mrs. McBay retired from Serbin Fashion after 34 years of service and was a life long member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include a daughter Brenda Jean and husband Kenny of Kelso, a son Dennis McBay and wife Diana of Fayetteville, grandchildren Christy Jean of Kelso, LeAnna Dendy and husband Jason of Hillsboro, TN, Jana McBay of Fayetteville, Jay McBay of Fayetteville, Jeremy McBay of Fayettevile and Chase McBay of Fayetteville, seven great grandchildren, sister Dot O’Neal and husband Bobby of Fayetteville, several nieces and nephews and a special friend Annie Anderson.
Visitation with the family will be Thursday evening 5-8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.