Frances S. Bransford
Born on Nov. 5, 1916
FRANCES S. BRANSFORD
HOUSTON - Frances Sutler Bransford, age 96, passed away on December 31, 2012 after a short illness. Frances was born in Charleston, W. Va. on November 5, 1916 and she wed Ed Bransford on June 12, 1939. Ed and Frances moved to Victoria, Texas, in 1954. For the past ten years Frances has lived at The Hallmark in Houston where she delighted other residents and staff with her dancing, singing and unflagging zest for living.
Frances was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Ed Bransford, her son-in-law Hugh Hudler and her grandson, Ian Gibbons.
She is survived by her sons Jeff and wife Johanna and John and wife Sandy, her daughters Kay and Nanci and husband Thomas, grandchildren Elizabeth, Sarah, Walter, Kaylee, Sandra, Ethan, Austin, Ashley, Tom, Jr., Katie, Suzan, David, Emily and Elizabeth.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the University Of Houston, Victoria, Texas Campus, the Ed and Frances Bransford Scholarship Endowment Fund at 3007 N. Ben Wilson St., Office of University Advancement, Victoria, Texas 77901.