FRANCES MARIE CORNELIUS MAHAFFEY,




66, of Pinson, formerly of Blountsville, died Sept. 15, 2010, at her residence. She was a 1962 graduate of J.B. Pennington High School and worked as an accounting clerk with Regions Bank 44 years before retiring. Predeceasing her were parents Edward and Pauline Thomas Cornelius, husband Hollis Leon Mahaffey, and brother Hugh Allen Cornelius.

Surviving are stepchildren Chad (Cortney) Mahaffey and Melissa (Jeff) Utterback, both of Texas; four grandchildren; special cousins Karen Crowe and Fay Clark; and special friend Faye Bullard Williams.

James Earl Pate officiated services Sept. 18 at 2 p.m. at Blountsville Funeral Home chapel. Interment was at Oak Grove Cemetery near Blountsville. Pallbearers were Eugene Ray, Terry Freeman, Carlton Thomas, Larry Cornelius, Basil Campbell, and Billy Cornelius.