Fran Gonzales

Sunday, February 27, 2005

SIKESTON - Frances "Fran" Gonzales, 56, died Feb. 23, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Born Sept. 25, 1948, in Sikeston, daughter of the Marvin "Buddy" and Ida Sidney Oliver Wallace of Sikeston, she had been a certified nurse aide for the Sikeston Convalescent Center and Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Survivors in addition to her parents include: one son, James Richard "Jimmy" Harris of Sikeston; one daughter, Dana Holmes of Dexter; three brothers, Richard "Sonny" Wallace of Wichita, Kan., Don A. Wallace of Avondale, Ariz., and James D. Wallace of Jackson; one sister, Sharon Taylor of Malden; and two grandchildren.

One brother, Marvin Sidney Wallace, preceded her in death.

Services were conducted Saturday at Ponder Funeral Home with the Rev. Brian Smith, chaplain at Missouri Delta Medical Center, officiating.

Burial followed in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.