Phyllis Ann Pafford, age 78, of Carrollton, Texas, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013 at Prestonwood Rehabilitation and Nursing. She was born October 2, 1934 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Herbert H. and Marian L. Bicknell Cranor. She married John William Pafford in Dallas, Texas September 3, 1964. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 7:00-8:00pm at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Carrollton, Texas. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:00 pm also at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Cottage Hill Cemetery in Celina, Texas. Officiating the service are Luke Biggs, Stephen Wagner, and Shaun Daugherty.
Phyllis is survived by her son, Martin Hicks of Carrollton; daughters, Karin Porter of Carrollton and Cherie Tipswood of Plano; five grandchildren; sisters, Nancy Bloomfield and Jackie Beers both of Carrollton. Phyllis is preceded in death by her parents, and husband, John.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: BSF International 19001 Huebner Rd. San Antonio, Texas 78258/BSF International.org
Services are under the direction of Terri Slay and Slay Memorial Funeral Center, Aubrey.
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