Marion Francis


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Marion Francis McKimmey

Jul 01 1919 - Jul 22 2011

Marion Francis McKimmey, age 92, of Plano, Texas, passed away on July 22, 2011. She was born July 1, 1919, in Springfield, Indiana. In November of 1962 Marion married Vernon E. McKimmey. She grew up in Camden, Arkansas and attended Henderson State College; she later worked as an administrative assistant at Grapette Bottling Company, International Paper, and NASA. Marion enjoyed traveling with her husband, Mac, on business and crossword puzzles. She is survived by her sons, Robert William Tobin and wife Emily of Plano, Texas and James Moore Tobin and wife Janet Self Scruggs of Houston, Texas; granddaughter, Karen Tobin Hendrix and husband Neal of The Colony, Texas; great-grandchildren, Ryan James Hendrix, and Meredith Ann Hendrix; and cousins, Laura Jo Pope Keaton and Dorothy Jones Mosley. Marion was preceded in death by her mother, Maud Moore Crumley. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at 12:00 p.m., at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, in Allen, Texas. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, or Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601,
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