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1943 Frances 2023

Frances Hazel McCurry

June 10, 1943 — December 17, 2023


Frances Hazel McCurry went home to Heaven -Tuesday, December 19, 2023. She was a lifelong member of Texas Valley Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school for many years and loved singing the Praises of God. Preceded in death by the love of her life, husband Ben David McCurry. Father and mother, Hugh and Cecil Owenby.  Siblings: Luther, Mick, Lilian, Agnes, Eva and Claudia and Robert "Pepsi" Owenby. Survived by children: David (RaeAnn) McCurry, Tammy (Dennis) White, Ginger (Todd) Emory, Beverly McCurry, and Daniel McCurry. Grandsons; Ben and Joe McCurry, Cannon and Colton Emory, Parker and Grady McCurry. Granddaughters; Rachel and Holly White and Judy Kirkland; siblings: Burble, Carson, Johnny, Deloris, Beulah, Lola, and Vicki. If you knew Frances, you would always hear her say, “I love you, but Jesus loves you more, AMEN”! Friends may call at their convenience from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Friday, December 22, 2023, at Mynatt Funeral Home, Halls Chapel. Family and friends will meet by 10:45 AM Saturday, December 23, 2023, at Texas Valley Baptist Church Cemetery for an 11:00 AM graveside service with Reverend Brian Kirkland and Reverend Bill McCarter officiating. Online condolences may be sent to

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Friday, December 22, 2023

10:00am - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Saturday, December 23, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Texas Valley Baptist Church Cemetery

7100 Texas Valley Rd, Knoxville, TN 37938

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