Tootsie Imogene Frechette, 83, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at her home in Rockholds.
Born in Sunbright, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late James Newport and Edith Hamby. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband George J. Frechette, daughter Betty J. Nantz, sisters Margaret Harness and Gladys Rogers, and son-in-law Charles Croley.
She is survived by daughter Penny Smith and husband Tip of Bellevue, daughter Martha Nantz and husband Floyd of Rockholds, son-in-law John W. Nantz of Rockholds, daughter Mary Hurst and husband Doyle of Rockholds, daughter Bonnie Collette and husband Jack of Corbin, daughter Alice Mills of Georgetown, and son Thomas Frechette and wife Brandy of Lexington; 23 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
A private graveside service will be held by the family at Frechette Family Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.
Messages may be written to the family at www.vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com
Published on  March 16, 2017