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Frances (Eubanks) Koonce

July 1, 1921 ~ March 19, 2018 (age 96)

Frances Eubanks Koonce, 96, of Trenton passed away on Monday, March 19, 2018 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro, NC.

Frances is preceded in death by her husband John “C.B.” Koonce.

She was a member of Cypress Creek Methodist Church and retired from Galaxy of Sports at the age of 90.

Frances is survived by her daughter, Kay Koonce King and husband Ellis of Albertson; son, George Earl Koonce of Trenton; grandchildren, Sissie King Combs, A. Forrest King, Tammie Melton, Wendy Morton and husband Timmy, John Koonce; 8 great-grandchildren; sister, Mildred Haskins of Kinston, and brother, Furney Eubanks and wife Mae of New Bern.

Funeral service will be held at Garner Funeral Home at 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, with Pastor Pat Patton and Pastor Danny French. Visitation will begin after the service. Graveside service will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., at Trenton City Cemetery.

The family would like to send a special thank you to the staff of Magnolia Cottage and Kitty Atkins Hospice Center in Goldsboro, NC.

Memorials may be made to, Cypress Creek Methodist Church Building Fund, 2859 NC-41 West, Trenton, NC 28585.

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