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Frances Ann Daniel Pemberton

Frances Ann Daniel Pemberton, 79, of Blackstone, VA, passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018. She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Beverly H. “Bev” Pemberton, Jr.; four daughters, Wanda M. Brown (Sammy) of Charlotte Court House, Tamela M. Walton (Steve Dowdy) of Prince George, Melissa D. McDaniel (Buddy) of Amelia and Brenda L. Council (Eddie ) of North Carolina; 11 grandchildren; 15 great- grandchildren; three sisters, Marie Powers of Indiana, Ruby Gill of South Hill and Kathy Fogg (Freddie) of Kenbridge; two step-sons, Stephen M. Pemberton of Dinwiddie and Larry S. Pemberton (Nanette) of North Chesterfield; and beloved pet, Prince. Frances was predeceased by a step-daughter, Stacy J. Burris. She was retired as the owner/operator of Fran and Jamie’s Discount Center of Blackstone.

The family received friends 5:30 to 7 p.m., Oct. 12 at the Joseph McMillian Funeral Home, 1826 Cox Rd. (Bus. Hwy. 460), Blackstone.  Chapel funeral services were held at the funeral home 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 13, with burial to follow in Grace United Methodist Church Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, c/o of Gweneth Procise, 1705 Cox Road, Wilsons, VA 23894. www.mcmillianfuneralhome.com.