Modene W. French

Graveside services for Modene W. French, age 87, of Roanoke will be held on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at 11:00 AM at Randolph Memory Gardens with Rev. Josh Hickman officiating and Quattlebaum Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 9:30-10:30 AM on Wednesday morning before services begin.

Mrs. French passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, in Clay County, Alabama.

Survivors include one daughter, Suncelia Stewart (Steve) of Wedowee; two sons, Travis Nelson (Debbie) of Morrison’s Crossroads and Stanley French, Jr. (Nell) of Millbrook, AL; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two nieces.

A Wedowee native, Mrs. French was born on August 11, 1934, the daughter of Clarence and Hannie Kirby Williamson.  She was a member of the Roanoke First United Methodist Church and worked as a secretary for Stevenson Insurance in Roanoke.  Mrs. French was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, W. S. French, Sr.; and one sister, Ellowayne Prather.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Roanoke First United Methodist Church at P.O. Box 40, Roanoke, AL 36274, or one’s favorite charity.