Frances M. Hood a native of Toledo, Ohio, attended Scott High School and Stauzenberger College. She was a freelance model and image consultant in the Toledo and Atlanta areas. She enjoyed Rollerskating, working in her yard and decorating.
Frances was preceded in death by her Mother and step-Father Alice and James Bell; siblings, Refranzia, James Jr., and George. She leaves to celebrate her memory, daughter Dr. Kimberly Gates, siblings Grinnell McClenden, Willamae, Dorothy, Julius, William and John Bell as well as a host of friends, cousins, nieces, nephews and grand-dogs, Buster and Maxwell.