Frances (Brandon) Fuqua

Died: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020


6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Sat., Jan. 04, 2020
Location: Harrelson Funeral Service

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sun., Jan. 05, 2020
Location: Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church

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Frances Iola Brandon Fuqua, age 95 of Blanch, NC entered into the presence of her heavenly father on January 2, 2020. Born on February 20, 1924 she was the daughter of the late William Robert Brandon and Nannie Belle Mise Brandon; the youngest of four children and the last of her generation. She was a lifelong member of Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are her daughters, Nancy Hunley (Mike) of Yanceyville, NC, Elaine Wood (Ray) of Danville, VA, Helen Anderson (Champe) of Ringgold, VA; a son, Aubrey Taylor Fuqua, Jr. (Elizabeth) of Yanceyville, NC; grandchildren, Ken Wood, Tina Wood, Jason Grant and Aubrey Joseph “A.J.” Fuqua; great grandchildren, Kenneth Michael Wood, Helen Renee Grant and Chloe Adaline Fuqua; step grandchildren, Ricky Grant and Vicki Mobley (Dom); step great grandchildren, Justin and Kodie Grant, Jessica Gentry, Evan and Ellis Mobley; a very special niece, Patricia Gunter (Harold), whom she loved as a daughter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Aubrey Taylor Fuqua; a brother, Lawrence “Buster” Melvin Brandon; two sisters, Edith Margaret B. Gauldin and Ila Mae B. Fuqua.

Funeral services will be held at 2PM on January 5, 2020 at Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church with Pastor Steve Jordan officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.  Visitation will be held 6– 7:30 PM on January 4, 2020 at Harrelson Funeral Services Chapel in Yanceyville, NC and other times at the home at 743 Kimbro Rd., Blanch, NC 27212.

Pallbearers will be Aubrey (AJ) Fuqua, Ken Wood, Kenneth Wood, Jason Grant, Jeff White, Danny Johnson, Jonathan Fuqua and Jerry (Scooter) Fuqua Jr.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Western Carolina Chapter, 4600 Park Rd. #250, Charlotte, NC 28209.

Harrelson Funeral Services of Yanceyville, NC is privileged to be serving the Fuqua family.

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Marie Marlowe
   Posted Fri January 03, 2020
Just learned of your mother's death while I was at the dance tonight. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God give you peace at this difficult time.

Page Dunn
   Posted Thu January 09, 2020
Dear Elizabeth and AJ: I am thinking of you at this sad time.


Nancy Page Dunn

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