Ms. Frances Earls, age 53, of Buford, GA, passed away on Tuesday, January 6, 2009. She was predeceased by he father, Kenneth N. Earls. She is survived by: her mother, Fannie Mae Buffington Earls, Buford, GA; brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Sherrian Green, Buford, GA; sister, Phyllis Earls, Buford GA; uncles and aunt, Tyrone and Rev. Betty Sue Earls, Buford, GA and Felton Earls, Savannah, GA; aunt, Gail Smith, Buford, GA; nephews, Tivon Nelson, Buford, GA and Jerrod Green, Buford, GA; nieces, Tara Armstead, Lawrenceville, GA, Nova Earls, Buford, GA, Briana Green, Buford, GA, and Shamiah Green, Buford, GA; special friends, Carol Buffington, Buford, GA and Loretha Brooks Cantrell, Buford, GA; and several great nieces, great nephews and cousins. Ms. Earls was born November 30, 1955 in Gwinnett County, GA. She was a 1974 graduate of Buford High School in Buford, GA. She was a former employee of Rockwell in Duluth, GA and Wal-Mart in Buford, GA. She was a member of Union Baptist Church in Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 12, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. at Union Baptist Church with Pastor Dr. Kary Harris officiating. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA 770-932-1133 www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.