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Mary Frances Blakley

Visitation for Frances Blakley, 86, of Urbana will be at the First Baptist Church of blakleyTolono, 204 W. Holden St., Tolono, Ill., at 11 a.m., Friday, March 15, with funeral services at 12 p,m. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery in Urbana following the funeral. Pastor Michael J. Frazier will officiate.

Mrs. Blakley joined her husband JB Blakley on March 9, 2019, at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana, with her son at her side.

Frances was born Sept. 16, 1932, to Louie and Annie (Compton) Warf at home in Hart County, Ky. She married JB Blakley on Aug. 8, 1953, in Sadorus, Ill.

She is survived by her son, Philip Blakley, and daughter, Amy (Rusty) Cafin of Urbana; daughter-in-law, Kim Blakley and a granddaughter, Renee Blakley of Champaign; three grandsons, Tim (Laura) Blakley, of Tolono, Myles (Barbara) Blakley of St. Joseph and Tyler Riggle of Urbana; four great-grandchildren, Brian, Brianna, Macie and Bailey; two sisters, Shirley (Mike) Johnson and Rachel Waller, of Champaign and one brother, Maxie Warf, of Arthur, Ill.

She was preceded in death by her husband, JB Blakley, son, Bryant Blakley, two sisters and two brothers.

Frances enjoyed quilting and spending time with her family.

She will be dearly missed by everyone who knew her.

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