Frances Vonciel Fowler Sheffield, 83, of Montgomery died June 4, 2009 at her residence.
Mrs. Sheffield was born and raised in Grove Hill and was a member of the Union Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 63 years, William Clay Sheffield Jr.; two sons, Blaine (Kathy) Sheffield, Destin, FL, Ned (Janet) Sheffield, Montgomery; one sister Bernice (James) Campbell, Grove Hill; six grandchildren, Blaine Sheffield Jr., Kim Whisonant, Eric Sheffield, Brittney Sheffield, William Sheffield, Lauren Sheffield, eight greatgrandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents William Jackson and Annie Harrell Fowler, four sisters Mary Fowler, Mae Paul, Clara Tarleton, Nettie Hill and three brothers Jesse Fowler, Buster Fowler and Johnnie Gray Fowler.
The service was June 6 at Leak Memory Chapel. Burial was in the Greenwood Cemetery in Montgomery.
The family requests memorials be made to the Montgomery Humane Society, 1150 John Overton Dr., Montgomery, AL 36110 or Hospice of Montgomery, 1111 Holloway Park, Montgomery, AL 36117.