Sara “Frankie” Stanton

Jesse Walker Obituaries

Stanton -Sara “Frankie” Stanton, 82, of Auburn, formerly of Lithonia, passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Friday, February 23, at Centennial Baptist Church, Rutledge. Rev. Larry Wynn and Rev. Ben Wallis officiated. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Frankie loved camping, fishing, sewing, and gardening, but most of all, her greatest joy was when she was surrounded by her seven grands and 19 great grands. Frankie was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Charles R. (Jack) Stanton, her parents, Craig O. Farrill and Maybell Waites Farrill, and her siblings, James, Billy, R.W., Louise, Edna and Ann. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Lori Stanton, Covington; daughters and son-in-law, Sereta and Wayne Wallis, Auburn; Carol Hunter, Winder; grandchildren, Brooke and Jimmy Woodward; Adam and Amy Stanton; Paige and Patrick Shugart; Ben and Julie Wallis; Jason Barfield and Michael McGovern; Jonathan and Amanda Wallis; Katie and Mark Fritz; 19 great grandchildren, Landon, Jax, Sadie, Colsen, Brant, Emorsyn Paxton, Walker; Evie; Henry; Grace; Brady; Bryce; Alex; Bailee Savannah; Sidney; and Riley; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, brother and sisters-in-law. The family received friends from 2-4 p.m.  and 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, February 22. at Tim Stewart Funeral Home: 300 Simonton Rd. SW Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-962-3100. The family also received friends from 12-1 p.m. on Friday, before the service at the church. Please leave online condolences at

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