Frances Cranford


ROCKPORT - Frances Cranford, 83, of Rockport, Arkansas, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014 at her home.

She was born December 25, 1930 in Malvern to the late E. A. and Lassie Tuggle Keisler. Frances was the manager of Park Hill Swimming for for over sixteen years and a past member of Malvern Ladies Bowling League. She was a member of First Assembly of God Church in Malvern.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Bobby Keisler; sister, Murlene Tull and grandaughter, Brandy Cranford.

Survivors are her husband, Noel Cranford; sons, Chris Cranford of White Hall and Tim (Brenda) Cranford of Malvern; daughter, Kathy (Larry) Langley of Malvern; brother, Doug (Jayne) Keisler of Malvern; sister, Sue Mooney of Glen Rose; grandchildren, Brian Cranford, Michael (Kristy) Langley, Justin Langley, Shaun (Ginnie) Cranford, Natalie Duckworth, Michelle (Brian) Belknap, and Kimberly (Korbe) Brashears; 11 great-grandchildren; brother-n-law, Richard Tull; sister-in-law, Barbara Mitchell; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 10 am Thursday at Regency Fuenral Home in Malvern with Reverends Jimmy Bobo, Chuck Shyrock and Jason Keisler officiating with burial in Fairplay Cemetery at Glen Rose.

Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.