Mary Frances Southard, 87, of Sparta, passed away July 18, 2021, in McMinnville.
Mrs. Southard was born Feb. 4, 1934, in Buffalo Valley, to Hollis and Mary Ethel Bryant.
She loved cooking for her family, spending time in her flower garden, and going to yard sales.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hill Wayne Southard, and son, Danny Phillips.
Survivors include her daughters, Shirley Rollins (Bud), of Sparta, Carolyn Davis (Mike), of Sparta; grandchildren, Garryn Rollins, Brent Rollins, Angela Brown, Sabrina Butturini, Andrea Savage; great-grandchildren, Breann Rollins, Samantha Butturini, Tyler Meadows, Aidenn Rollins, Willow Savage, Trinity Savage; and great-great-grandchildren, Ellie Marie VanHoosier, and Elliott Rollins.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m., July 21, 2021, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, with burial in Southard Cemetery. Steve Gerhart will officiate. The family will receive friends 11 a.m.-1 p.m., July 21, at the funeral home.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.