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Leavitt Funeral Home
Friday December 31st, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Anson Memorial Park
Friday December 31st, 2021

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Frances Tucker Starling

Wadesboro - On Tuesday, December 28, 2021, Mrs. Frances Tucker Starling, 80, went to be with her Lord while a resident of Stanly Manor Nursing Center in Albemarle.

The family will greet friends on Friday, December 31, 2021 from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm at Leavitt Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at 12:30 pm at Anson Memorial Park with Rev. Randy Storz officiating.

Fran was born October 27, 1941, in Anson County, NC, and was a daughter of the late Lee Tucker and the late Katie Lucille Trexler Tucker. She was a 1960 graduate of Lilesville High School and had worked with the American Red Cross in Charlotte.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Jan Starling of West Palm Beach, FL; her granddaughter, Brandi Winfield (Gary) of Polkton; her great-grandchildren, Brantley Winfield, Lexi Winfield, and Kamryn Winfleid; her brother and sister, Buddy Tucker of Greensboro and Ann Crotts of Lincolnton; her brother-in-law, Gene Birmingham of Polkton; her sister-in-law, June Meland of Wadesboro and her nieces and nephews and their families.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Chester Starling, her son, Alan Starling and her sisters and brothers, Margaret Shaver, Geraldine Birmingham, Pete Tucker, James Tucker, Benny Tucker and Infant Harold Tucker.

The arrangements are in care of Leavitt Funeral Home and online condolences may be made at www.leavittfh.com

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So sorry to hear that Frances and Alan past away. I worked with her for many years at The American Red Cross. I know there was a joyous reunion in Heaven with her, Larry and Alan. Praying for peace and comfort for the family

Jeff Barnes Mar 10 2022 5:17 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frances Starling

Juanita Williams Jan 3 2022 11:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frances Starling

Lois Cox Jan 3 2022 9:04 AM

I'll cherish our memories forever. Perms, ice cream, camping at beach, singing. Love you Aunt Fran

Gilda & Jim Burgin Jan 2 2022 2:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frances Starling

Donna Lowery dams Jan 2 2022 2:55 AM

Such a sweet lady!

Donna Lowery Adams Jan 2 2022 2:55 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Frances Starling

Ralph and Helen Lail Dec 31 2021 5:01 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frances Starling

Sue (Marks) Henry Dec 31 2021 9:05 AM

Brandi, I am so sorry for your loss! Thoughts & prayers. She always talked to me and was very sweet.

Cindy Ratliff Dec 30 2021 9:01 PM

We are so sorry to hear about Frances passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Joel and Karen Hornback Dec 30 2021 4:17 PM

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