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Martha Frances Rigsby Todd

November 2, 1934 May 23, 2019
Martha  Frances Rigsby Todd
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Obituary for Martha Frances Rigsby Todd

Martha Frances Rigsby Todd, age 84, passed away Thursday May 23, 2019 at UK Bluegrass Hospice Care Center in Lexington, KY. Frances was born November 2, 1934 in Mt. Vernon, KY to the late James Clinton and Geneva Linville Dooley. Frances lived most of her life on the farm that her great grandparents owned since 1908. She had many good memories there playing in the fields with her brother Freddie, and her cousins, which she always talked about fondly. Frances attended Eastern Kentucky University and taught in a one room schoolhouse like her grandmother as well as he aunts and uncles. She was a longtime member of Scaffold Cane Baptist Church, and through the years served as Sunday School Teacher, VBS teacher, and other positions. Most of her work life, that she loved, was spent at Parker Seal in Berea, working in the plant as a lab tech. In her spare time, she loved playing with their cat Rambo, working in the yard and flowers, going to church, visiting family especially her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, and friends, and quiet drives on the backroads with her husband. She and Herman were regulars at the local restaurants.
Other than her parents Frances was preceded in death by one daughter, Sammy Sutton, and brother Freddie Dooley.
Frances is survived by her husband Charles H. Todd; daughter, Jennifer Fields and her husband Larry; stepdaughter, Pamela Mildred Hutchinson; stepsons, Randy Rigsby, Roger Rigsby, Charles H. Todd, Jr., son-in-law, Greg Sutton; grandchildren, Amy Sutton Newton and her husband Austin, Joshua Hampton Fields and his wife Kelly, Aaron Clinton Fields and his wife Jill; great grandchildren, Alivia Leigh Fields, Dylan Nash Fields, Emerson Kate Fields, Crosby Aaron Fields, Halle Jaymes Newton, and Hagan Scout Newton.


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Visitation

Tuesday

28

May

5:00 PM 5/28/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/28/2019 8:00:00 PM
Davis & Powell Funeral Home, LLC

616 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40403

Davis & Powell Funeral Home, LLC
616 Chestnut Street Berea 40403 KY
United States

Visitation

Wednesday

29

May

12:00 PM 5/29/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 5/29/2019 2:00:00 PM
Scaffold Cane Baptist Church

Scaffold Cane Road HWY 1617
Mt Vernon, Kentucky 40456

Scaffold Cane Baptist Church
Scaffold Cane Road HWY 1617 Mt Vernon 40456 Kentucky
United States

Service

Wednesday

29

May

2:00 PM 5/29/2019 2:00:00 PM
Scaffold Cane Baptist Church

Scaffold Cane Road HWY 1617
Mt Vernon, Kentucky 40456

Scaffold Cane Baptist Church
Scaffold Cane Road HWY 1617 Mt Vernon 40456 Kentucky
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Scaffold Cane Final Resting Place

Highway 1617
Mount Vernon, KY 40456

Highway 1617 Mount Vernon 40456 KY
United States
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