Frances graduated from Science Hill High School in 1939. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Elizabethton.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband: William Leaston Corbett; three brothers and a sister.
Mrs. Corbett is survived by her sons: Lea Corbett and wife Karen, Tom Corbett and wife Rose Mary; grandchildren: Taylor Corbett and wife Aimee, Crystal Newton and husband Stephen “Fig” Newton Jr., Erica Swedin; great-grandchildren: Barrett Swedin, and Brooke Swedin; sister: Bonnie Abbott; brother: Clyde “Rusty” Stone; several nieces and nephews.
A Committal and Inurnment service for Mrs. Corbett will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, October 29, 2012 in Mountain Home National Cemetery with Reverend David Ensminger officiating. Everyone is asked to meet the family at the cemetery by 10:50 a.m. on Monday.
The family would like to offer a special thanks to the caregivers at NHC, Pine Oaks, and Caris hospice for the loving care they provided to Frances.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www. TetrickFuneralHome.com. Arrangements for the Corbett family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral & Cremation Services, 3001 Peoples St., Johnson City, TN 37604. (423) 610-7171.