Mary Frances Milton, of Amarillo, TX gained her heavenly wings on March 31, 2019.
Fran was born on October 9, 1928 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Amarillo, TX. She graduated from Amarillo High School in 1946. She married Leroy Stewart Milton on April 8, 1948 in the old Carson County Courthouse in Panhandle, TX. Judge Beddingfield performed the ceremony.
Fran had an amusing and sometimes devious sense of humor. She loved red wax lips and her whoopie cushion. She loved to water ski, read, watch old movies and her many dogs. She was a kind, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother; great-great-grandmother and friend to many.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy, in 2012. Her parents Bill and LaVada Throckmorton, sister Jean Spangler and her oldest son, Gary Andrew Milton killed in Vietnam in 1968.
Fran is survived by her sons, Glen Milton and wife Donna of Dalhart, TX; Greg Milton and wife Teresa of Amarillo, TX; six grandchildren, Gina, Gari, Vanessa Milton, Michael Milton, Tiffany Read and Christina Peikert; 17 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and many friends who will miss her.
“Gone with the Wind” but not forgotten. We Love You!