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Frankie “Fran” Womack Perry, 81
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Frankie “Fran” Womack Perry, 81, of Winchester, passed away Wednesday, May 12, at Alive Hospice in Murfreesboro.

She was born Sept. 25, 1939 in McMinnville to the late Frank Lester Womack and Ora Belle Huntley Womack. She attended Tennessee Tech, Peabody College and graduated from Middle TN State University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. For many years she was one of the best loved fourth grade teachers at Clark Memorial School. Fran was an avid reader, Franklin County Library Board member and a member of the Southern TN Ladies Society. She loved her several bridge and book clubs and also enjoyed restoring and collecting antiques. She was an active member of Christ the King Anglican Church in Decherd. She is survived by her husband, Richard Truman Perry of Winchester, daughter Margaret Michelle Perry (Bob) Hamilton of New Albany, IN; sons Richard Bradley (Sue Anne Heins) Perry of Brentwood and Frank David (Sharon) Perry of Murfreesboro, grandchildren William Paul Hamilton, Elizabeth Huntley Hamilton Farmer, Olivia Fran Perry, Richard Owen Perry, Leah Michelle Perry, Mary Margaret Guzik, Anne Thomas Guzik and Sarah Marie Heins Guzik.  

Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 15, at Christ the King Anglican Church with Father Bill Midgett officiating. Interment will be at Franklin Memorial Gardens with Steve Arnold, John Heins, Chad Morgan, Matt Carter, Joe Gipson, Robert Gipson, John Morris and Troy Cash serving as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Christ the King Anglican Church Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 296, Winchester, TN 37398. 

Moore-Cortner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 300 1st Ave NW, Winchester, TN  37398, phone (931) 967-2222, www.moorecortner.com.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 14, 2021