Frances Arends Brannan, 92, of Columbia, Mo., died Wednesday, May 25, 2005, at Bluff Nursing Home in Columbia.
Born Nov. 30, 1912, at Malden, Mo., a daughter of the late Elwood D. and Ima Moore Johnson, she was a retired piano teacher. She attended Southeast Missouri State Teachers College, the University of Missouri-Columbia and the University of Colorado-Boulder. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Jonesboro, Ark. and organist more than 40 years at First United Methodist Church in Malden. She was a member of United Methodist Women, Adene Keller Music Club, the Dereign Club and Treble Clef Club.
She married Joseph N. Arends II who preceded her in death Nov. 25, 1965. She married Dr. Lloyd Brannan who also preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Roselyn Hobbs and Margaret Sparks.
Survivors include two sons, John Warren Arends and wife, Martha, of Jonesboro and Joseph Nick Arends and wife, Ruth Ann, of Columbia; a step-daughter, Judy Brannan Graves of Little Rock, Ark., three grandchildren, Rowe Arends of Holts Summit, Mo., Capt. Patrick Ryan Arends of Germany and Kristi Dawn Arends of Seattle, Wash.; two great-grandchildren, Kaleb Arends and Caden Arends; two step granddaughters, Julie and Allison.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, Sunday, May 29, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, May 30, at Landess Chapel with the Rev. L. Glenn Pettes officiating.
Burial will follow in Park Cemetery at Malden.
The family suggests memorials to First United Methodist Churches in Jonesboro and Piggott, Ark.
Lillie Dickey, 84, of Kennett, died Friday, May 27, 2005, at National HealthCare of Kennett.
Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Sunday, May 29, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, May 30, at McDaniel Chapel.
Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens Cemetery.