The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


April 7, 2014

Frances Threadgill

— The graveside service for Frances Cash Threadgill, 91, of Athens will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Roselawn Cemetery with the family officiating.

Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday at McConnell Funeral Home.

She was born April 1, 1923, in Memphis, Tenn., to James Edward Cash and Lilly Cherokee Cash.

Frances Threadgill went home to be with the Lord and her beloved husband, H. Bailey Threadgill, on Saturday, April 5, 2014. She was a member of Audubon Park Baptist Church in Memphis. She taught Sunday school and training union for many years. She also sang in the choir. She enjoyed playing scrabble and was a master bridge player. She ran the office at Threadgill’s Garage for many years. She loved to sing, paint, and donated her time to McQuarter Senior Center in Memphis.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, J.W. Cash, and two sisters, Mary Culbreath and Helen Pulliam;

She is survived by one daughter, Mary Ann West; three grandsons John, Jeff and Joe Ward; many great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

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