Frances “Fran” May Votaw, 90, of La Grande, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019, at St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center, Boise, ID. At her request, there will be no service.
Fran was born on August 8, 1928, in Lake City, Florida to Joseph and Nancy (McCullough) Chavis. She attended John Dela Howe School in South Carolina. She married Don Rogers and they later divorced. She then married Curtis Votaw.
Fran was the owner of Frans Corner Antique Store in La Grande. She enjoyed antiques, sewing, like to dance and travel. Frances was a wonderful mother and wife as well as a very sweet person.
Fran is survived by her children, David Rogers (Naomi) of La Grande, Shelby Nulf (Dan) of Junction City, and step-son, Pat Votaw; 7 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis and ex-husband, Don and she was the last of 10 brothers and sisters.