Frances Rishell

Frances Collier Avinger Fogle Rishell


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Obituary of Frances Collier Avinger Fogle Rishell

Frances Collier Avinger Fogle Rishell, 95, of Lexington, SC (Formerly of Elloree) passed on May 7, 2022.  Frances was born in Orangeburg, SC on September 25, 1926 to JW and Albertine Miller Collier.

Frances attended Winthrop College and worked as a bookkeeper.  She enjoyed travel, shopping and spending time with her family.  She will be deeply missed.  She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Elloree, SC.  Her service will be private.

Frances is predeceased by 3 husbands, the late Ned Avinger, Judson Fogle and Charles (Chuck) Rishell. Also, her brother Jimmy Collier and her sister Cornelia (Nealie) Styles.

Survivors include: Daughters, Harriett Clark of Hanahan, SC and Nancy (Billy) Amaker of Lexington, SC, Grandchildren, William (Tonya) Amaker and Stephanie (Sean) Truett, Great Grandchildren, Addison Amaker and Mason Amaker. Stepsons, Brian (Teri Rishell), Mark (Di) Rishell and Todd (Linda) Rishell. Step-Grandchildren, Erin (Mark) Miller, Tammy (Greg) Thalleen, Tony Rishell and Cody Rishell. Step-Great Grandchildren, Brogan Miller, Austin Miller and Steele Thalleen.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Orangeburg SPCA, 225 Ruf Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118 or Trinity Lutheran Church, PO Box 487 Elloree, SC 29047.

South Carolina Cremation Society is assisting the family. Family and friends may sign the online guest book by clicking on the "tribute wall" tab above.


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