Mary Kay Lunsford LaFrance, 74, of Amarillo, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.
Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Dr. Gil Lain, pastor of Paramount Baptist Church and Norman Rushing, pastor of Central Baptist Church in Pampa officiating. Burial will be at 1:00 p.m. in Fairview Cemetery in Pampa. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mary Kay was born Dec. 25, 1937, in Pampa to Dewey and Ruby Lunsford. She grew up in Pampa and graduated from Pampa High School in 1956. Mary Kay married Ernest Dee LaFrance in 1958. She was employed with Southwestern Bell (later AT&T) for more than 30 years until her retirement in November 1996. Mary Kay was a member of Paramount Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Richard Lunsford; and an older sister, Patricia Brazeal.
Survivors include a son, Gary Dee LaFrance and wife Jennifer of Arlington; and a brother, Donald Lunsford of Pampa.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at the funeral home.