AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Monday, April 1, 2002 at the Doctors Hospital. Mrs. Francenia Bassett Major of Springview Dr. Mrs. Major was a native of Allendale, S.C.; but made her home in Augusta; she was a homemaker. Survivors include three sons; Mr. Randy (Dorothy) Madison, Mr. Eugene Madison, Mr. Jessie (Clara) Major, four daughters; Ms. Lucy Simmons, Ms. Essie Williams, Ms. Annette Madison, Mrs. Linda (Anthony) Pendleton, eleven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 6, 2002 at 2 p.m. from Second New Hope Baptist Church, Rev. James Swanhean officiating. Interment will be in Walker Memorial Park. Friends may call at the residence or the funeral home. The Historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800s.
The Augusta Chronicle April 2, 2002