Obituaries 07-13-23

July 11, 2023


April 28, 1951-July 2, 2023

Funeral services for Frances Ezell, 72, of Meadville, were conducted on

Thursday, July 6, 2023 from Bude Church of God, with Rev. Calvin Wactor


Interment followed at Midway Cemetery in Meadville.

Born in Franklin County on April 28, 19511 to Leroy Delaughter and

Winnie Maude Halford Montgomery, she died on Sunday, July 2, 2023 at her

residence in Bude.

She is survived by her sister, Vicki Middletwon; and her brothers, Leroy

Delaughter, Jr., Ryan Delaughter, Roger Delaughter and Gary Littleton.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Earnest and Leona

Halford; her parents, Leroy and Nell Delaughter and Winnie Maude and

Barnett Montgomery; her husbands, Jack Booker and Rudolph "Rudy" Ezell;

a sister, Margaret Presley; her brothers, Roy Delaughter and Richard

Delaughter; and a nephew, Corey Presley.

Pallbearers were Clutch Aldridge, Buster Middleton, David "E.T."

Pilgrim, Bo McMillan, Coby McMcMillan and Cole Middleton. Honorary

pallbears were Calvin Foster and Billy Terrell.

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Franklin Funeral Home of Meadville was in charge of arrangements.