Edith Gable Francis, 93, died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, at Red Bay Hospital. She was born in Franklin County, Ala., and was a homemaker. She was of the Methodist faith.
Services were Sept. 4 at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Red Bay with burial in Red Bay City Cemetery. Deaton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Survivors included one son, James Francis (Bernell) of Red Bay; one daughter, Judy Young (Jim) of Dennis; eight grandchildren, Dean Francis, Bruce Francis (Donna), Jeff Young (Susan), Jeneen Brooks (Clayton), Tamera Bowling, Jamie Wigginton (Jennifer), Jeremy Wigginton and David Francis; 12 great-grandchildren, Karen Taff (Bo), Kayla Terry (Ross), Paige Brooks, Peyton Brooks, Brett Young, Justin Francis, Miranda Francis, Josh Francis, Marissa Francis, Caleb Blackburn, Nathan Bowling and Madison Bowling.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Boaz Francis; her parents, James Wallace and Clara Adeline Self Gable; one daughter,Wanda Wigginton, one son, Jimmy Francis and a great-granddaughter, Laken Young.