Funeral services for Frances Marjorie Kizer, 83, of Conroe will be held on Friday, June 9, 2006 at 10 a.m. in Cashner Colonial Chapel with Mr. Joe Goodspeed officiating. Interment will be in Denver City, Texas on Saturday with a graveside service at 11 a.m. Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, June 8, 2006 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Frances Kizer lost her courageous battle with cancer on June 7, 2006 at her home in Panorama Village, Texas. She was born near the country club in Ennis, Texas on May 24, 1923. She attended school in Stamford, Texas. She married S. B. McLemore in 1939. He lost his life in the military in May, 1945. She attended Business School in Abilene, Texas and then came to Spur where she became employed by Dunlaps Department Store. She was now a widow with 2 children to raise. While in Spur, she would meet a wonderful man Pete Kizer who was willing and ready to raise her two children as his own. On May 30, 1955, they had a son, Robert Kizer. They moved to Denver City, Texas in 1954. Frances was a loving wife, mother, and homemaker. They owned and operated Kizer Insurance Agency in Denver City for 20 years. She became a licensed insurance agent during this time. In 1980, they retired and moved to Conroe (Panorama). She loved her yard, sewing, doing volunteer work, playing bridge, her grandchildren and greats. She was a member of Longmire Church of Christ.
Her first husband, S. B. Buck McLemore; beloved son, Robert L. Kizer; parents, R.C. and Ina Mae Jones; and brother, Alvin Jones, all preceded her in death. She is survived by her wonderful husband of 57 years, W. L. Pete Kizer; son, Mike McLemore and wife Patsy; daughter, Carol Dossey and husband Jerry, all of the preceding being residents of Conroe; special grandchildren, Kent and Greg McLemore, Tina Curtis, Kelly Dossey, and Christel D. Salinas; great grandchildren, Ashley and Noah McLemore and Cassandra Salinas. Many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lighthouse Hospice, 200 River Pointe Dr., Suite 300, Conroe, TX 77304 or to the charity of your choice.