Frances M. Martin,74, was born Oct. 31, 1934 near Lula to the late Clarence E. and Dorithy Martin. She was a graduate of Alton High School and the University of Nebraska. She was a retired elementary school teacher. She was a foster parent, an active member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Mammoth Spring. Survivors include a sister, Irene Livingston, Chandler, Texas; and three nieces, and two nephews.Memorial services were Nov. 23, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. at the Many Spring Church east of Alton on Hwy. 160. Pastor Bill Neptune will be officiating.