Frances Barcheers

Friday, December 5, 2014

Frances Barcheers, 93, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, in Nashville.

Mrs. Barcheers was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Marion Claude and Annie Mary Joyce Smithson. She, along with her husband Edd, were the owners and operators of the former Edd's Café in Lewisburg. Later, Mrs. Frances worked for Cosmolab, Inc. of Lewisburg from which she retired after 20 years of service.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Edd Barcheers; sisters, Hazel Adair and Jane Cobble; and brothers, Bennie, Sam, Thomas and Willie Smithson.

Mrs. Barcheers is survived by sons, Charles (Marilyn) Barcheers of the Farmington Community and Larry (Sandy) Barcheers of Lewisburg; brother, Albert Smithson of Shelbyville; seven grandchildren, Kathy Curtis, Sam Jones, Tad Hargrove, Brad Barcheers, Tracy Lovins, Heath Lovins and Tonia Fincher; 16 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Dec. 4, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Chatman officiating. Burial followed in Lone Oak Cemetery in Lewisburg.

Grandsons served as pallbearers.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, in charge of arrangements.