Frances Sue Hylton Almarode, 75, of Pulaski, Va. died Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the Pulaski Health and Rehab Center. She was born in Pulaski, Va. on April 22, 1939 and was the daughter of the late Rollie Hylton and Evelyn King Hylton. She was also preceded in death by a son, Bradley Almarode, by a sister, Mary Ann Lucas, and by a brother, Jimmy Hylton. Mrs. Almarode was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband, Richard Almarode; daughter, Shelva Almarode; son and daughter-in-law, Timothy and Rhonda Almarode; sisters, Carol Boyd and Connie Sell; brother-in-law, John Lucas; sister-in-law, Glenda Hylton; extended family whom Mrs. Almarode raised as her own; 17 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 12 at 2 p.m. from the Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Johnny Howlett and the Rev. Jim Linkous officiating. Entombment will follow in the Highland Memory Gardens Mausoleum, Dublin, Va. Visiting will be Thursday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the service hour.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, Va.