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Frances H. Crace

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696 (f) 740-682-7862 (e) (w)

Frances H. (House) Crace, age 93, of Lexington, Kentucky, formerly of Blackfork, Ohio passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington. She was born October 16, 1925 in Blackfork, to the late Frank and Jesse (Heidorn) House.

She is survived by her two granddaughters, Stephanie Crace and Carrie Crace, both of Lexington; great grandson, Tyler Hendron, of Springhill, Kansas; daughter-in-law, Brenda Crace, of Lexington; one nephew, Billy (Rita) House; great nephew, Brandon (Katie) House; great niece, Brittany (D.L.) Salyers; great great niece, Hadley House; and great great nephew, Bryson Salyers.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Bill L. Crace; sons, Michael and Gregory Crace; brother, Wilbur House; sister-in-law, Ruth House.

Frances was a former bookkeeper at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. She loved her chosen career in business accounting

Friends may call Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 1-2 PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 PM at the funeral home with Rev. Herman Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery in Oak Hill. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016. Online condolences may be sent to

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