Frances Hardigree Hutchins, 79, of Lawrenceville died Saturday October 24, 2009. Born May 13, 1930 in Hoschton, GA to the late Thedford and Varie Allen, she lived in Lawrenceville for 25 years having moved from Oakwood, GA. Frances spent her life dedicated to her family and her work and was a member of Center United Methodist Church. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hutchins; son, Terry Phillip Hardigree; and brother, Leroy Allen. Surviving are her children, Twanda and Bruce McElreath, Bethlehem, Ga, Tyron and Donna Hardigree, Dawsonville, GA; sisters, Sue Meadows, Lawrenceville, Gloria “Priss” Clark, Hoschton; brothers, Bill Allen, Hoschton, Donald Allen, Hoschton; grandchildren, Ron Hardigree, Todd Hardigree, Cindy Hardigree, Aamna “Brandi” Khan, Terry Garrett, Jared Hardigree, Cameron Hardigree; 8 great grandchildren and special friend, George Wilson. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 31, 2009 at 2 o'clock at Center United Methodist Church, Hoschton, GA, with the remains placed in state at 1:30. Rev. Clinton Wise will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends after 4 pm Friday at 7201 Jackson Trail, Hoschton, GA 30548. Condolences may be sent to Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA.