Frances Ayers, 81, of Hunters Lane, New Castle, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Golden Hill Nursing Home in New Castle. She was born May 3, 1935, in New Castle, the daughter of the late Alfred and Mary (Rich) Freed. She was married to William C. "Red" Ayers on April 9, 1954. He survives in New Castle. Mrs. Ayers was a homemaker and a member of Evangel Community Church. She loved to read her Bible, the outdoors and fellowship with her friends.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one son, William C. Ayers Jr. and his wife Julie of Mill Hall, Pa., and two grandchildren, Lexi and Michael Ayers.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Alfred Freed Jr.
Visitation will be held at the William F. & Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Ave. on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at 7 p.m. at the William F. and Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home. Pastor Harry Edenhofer of Evangel Community Church will be officiating. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery. Online condolences can be sent to www.williamrogerdecarbo.com.
Published on  February 21, 2017