Frances Mae Syra


Frances Mae Syra, 83, departed this life on April 14, 2019 surrounded by her children.
She was the daughter of Walter and Rae Nance. Frances was preceded in death by her husband and one love, Sanford Radis Syra.
Together they had three children who survive, Sanford Radis Syra IV, Edmonton, T.J. Hilton (Luke), of Charlotte, North Carolina and Melissa Billingsley (Kerry), of Glasgow; two grandchildren, Megan and Brendan Billingsley, also of Glasgow.
Frances had a love for music having taught herself to play piano at age 9 and soon after playing in church. Through that gift she could hear a song and play it back without written music. She could pick up any string instrument and play without instruction.
She was strong, fearless, loved an adventure and having her family close by. Her quick wit and humor will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Visitation will be Tuesday, April 16 from 5-7 p.m., and funeral April 17 at 1 p.m. Butler Funeral Home with burial in Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens.
Published on April 15, 2019
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Valerie Belcher Mesker
Apr 17, 2019
I work in the office beside Melissa. I am so sorry to hear about your Mom.