Hazel Frances Hancock, age 79, died peacefully Friday, November 4, 2011 surrounded by her loving family. A resident of Raleigh, she was born to the late Oliver and Maybelle Prevatte Phillips in Hickory, NC.
Frances is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, James O. Hancock, Sr. of Raleigh, NC. Her four children: Lisa Gomes and husband, Vernon; Sabrina Williams and husband, Keith; James O. Hancock, Jr. and wife, Cynthia; and Linda Medina and husband, Fernando; six grandchildren: Jesse Leung, Kathryn Williams, Faith Hancock, Joshua Hancock, Daisy Medina and Dylan Gomes.
Funeral services will be held at a later date in Charleston, SC.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Universal Nursing Home or Rex Hospital.
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Arrangements for the Hancock family are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service in Durham.