Thursday, September 13, 2007

Nancy Anna French, 73, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield.

She was born Aug. 18, 1934, in the State of Missouri, the daughter of Earl and Margurite (Numbers) Klebenstine. In Kansas City, Kan., she was united in marriage to Lewis French, Jr. who preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 1994. She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include: two sons, Bill French, of Washburn, and Juan Lewis French, of Kansas City, Kan.; one brother, Andy Klebenstine; two sisters, Patty Nino, of Butterfield, and Mary Lou Gunnels, of Eureka Springs, Ark.; four grandchildren; and one great grandchild.

She was a homemaker and resided in Marion, Kan., several years. She moved back to Missouri two years ago to make her home.

No services are planned. Her body was cremated under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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