Frances Robinson Tracy, age 85, passed away in Magnolia, Texas, on January 16, 2011, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Eldorado, Texas and was the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Payne (Corinne) Robinson. After graduating from Our Lady of the Lake University, she taught school in Eldorado until she married Charles Alvin (Budd) Tracy. They made their home in McAllen, Texas, until 1986, when they moved to Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Alvin Tracy; son, Ernest Howard Tracy; and brother, T. P. Robinson. In 2008, she moved back to Texas to be with her family.
She is survived by her daughter, Claudia Coleman; granddaughter, Tracy Jennifer McCumber, son-in-law, Keith McCumber, and two great-grandchildren.