ALBANY -- Mrs. Frances G. Cawthon, 86, of Albany died Tuesday July 2, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

Her funeral service was held 10:00AM Friday July 5, 2013 at Kimbrell-Stern with interment at Andersonville National Cemetery.

Born in Hart Co., Mrs. Cawthon worked at Almark Mills in Dawson, GA and was a member of Cathedral of Faith Church. She was also Valedictorian of her High School Class.

She was preceded in death by her husband Gordon Cawthon and a son Mark Cawthon.

Survivors include her children Gordon Cary Cawthon Jr. of Orlando, FL; Mallory Gail Mitchell of Albany, GA; Marcia Ann Wood of Colorado City, CO; Rita Vidette Selph of Albany; Carol Renee Cawthon of Royston, GA; Timothy Wayne Cawthon of New Port Beach, CA; Joel Herbert Cawthon of Leesburg; two sisters Charlotte Graham Watson of Royston, GA and Lois Short of Gostonia, NC; nine grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

You may sign our online guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mrs. Cawthon by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152