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“Francile was a wonderful person to work with at the phone company. She made me feel at ease the very first day I started. We had some wonderful times...Read More »
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“My thoughts and prayers are with you Traci, Mr Foreman and all of the family. I didn't know your Mom well at all, but I have always heard that she...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Phyliss Kelley Hunt - Camden, AR

“Dear Family, I've known Francile and her family for many years and I feel blessed to have known them. My prayers are with all of you. Theresa...Read More »
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“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time. Judith and David Hipp Cabot, AR ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Judith Hipp - Cabot, AR

“Francie was such a lovely lady! Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Martha Wyre and Rebecca Reagan (Mitchell girls) - AR


Francile Bennett Foreman, 90 of Magnolia, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, Arkansas.
She was born on August 15, 1922 in Magnolia to the late Charles Henry and Leola Frances (Thomas) Bennett. She retired as the business office supervisor for Southwestern Bell/AT&T after forty three years of service. She was a lifetime member of the Magnolia First United Methodist Church, she was a member of the FUMC Circle 1, a charter member and bookkeeper for the FUMC Stewpot and served meals for many years, she was head of the FUMC Sanctuary sound system, and active member of the Newcomers where she served as president. She loved to read and was a frequent user of the Columbia County Library.
She is preceded in death by her parents; son Troy J. Foreman, Jr.; and six brothers and sisters.
Francile is survived by her husband Troy J. Foreman, Sr. of Magnolia; daughters, Tarana Lizotte (Charles) of Arlington, Texas, Traci Foreman Genestet (Jim) of Los Angeles, California; grandchildren, Blair Thomas (David) of Village, Arkansas, Lisa Mozley (Rick) of Dallas, Texas, Tom Dunn (Colleen) of Centreville, Virginia, Trent Foreman (Stephanie) of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Todd Foreman (Laurie) of Phoenix, Arizona, Luke Genestet of Waldo, Arkansas; great grandchildren, Kassidy Thomas and Peyton Thomas both of Village, AR, Farish Mozley and Andrew Mozley both of Dallas, TX, Austin Dunn of Nashua, NH, Ryan Dunn of Centreville, VA, Katherine Foreman, Lauren Foreman, and Grace Foreman all of Hot Springs, AR, Avery Foreman of Phoenix, AZ; lifetime best friend, Arlene Rogers Minor of Springfield, AR; sister Carolyn Meyers of Magnolia, AR, sisters-in-law Tiny Dingler of Magnolia, AR, Smitty Bennett of Alexander, AR; dear friend and sitter Betty Wright of Magnolia, AR.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 11th at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. Larry Kelso officiating. Burial will follow at the Magnolia City Cemetery under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. of Magnolia. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Luke Genestet, David Thomas, Mark Blair, Caleb Blair, Trent Foreman, and Rick Mozley.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to SNIP (Spay and Neuter Initiative Program), c/o Home Sweet Bone, P.O. Box 1526, Magnolia, AR 71754.

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