Visitation will be held Thursday, October 3, 2013, from 9-10 a.m. at Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Graveside funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday October 2, 2013, at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Greenville. Reverend Bob Hill will officiate the service.
Frances was born on July 4, 1919, to Charlie L. and Mae Bell (Bailey) Hathcock in Lexington. Ms. Caviness grew up in Lexington and attended Lexington Schools. She was a former resident of Greenville where she worked as a grocery store clerk and a clerk for Village Pharmacy. She also lived in Lake Village, Ark., where she was a teacher’s aid for many years. While in Greenville she was a member of First Christian Church and in Lake Village, she attended the Church of Christ. She later moved to Cleveland to be near her family, she joined the Morrison Chapel Baptist Church.
Mrs. Frances was a hard working mother and grandmother whose passion in life was raising her children and grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands; William Cecil Fuquay and Nile H. Caviness; son Vernon Lewis Fuquay; two brothers John Hathcock and twin brother Frank Hathcock; and a sister Annie Alvis Wynn.
Ms. Caviness is survived by son, Walter L. Fuquay of Hot Springs, Ark.; son, Steve Fuquay of Cleveland; four grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Scott Fuquay, James Sullivan, Parker Noblin and Caleb Smith. Honorary pallbearers are Lee Pierson and David Fuquay.
Memorials may be made to Morrison Chapel Baptist Church 196 Morrison Chapel Rd. Cleveland, MS 38732.
On-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net