Francis Faye Simien-Kirkwood, 71 years of age, passed away on April 28, 2019 at home surrounded by family.
Francis was borne December 21, 1947 to the late Colton Simien and Emma Rideau in Baytown, TX. At the age of 4 Francis lost her mother, Emma and was raised by her loving step-mother Ann Esther Guillory-Simien.
Francis married the late Freddy L. Kirkwood in 1967 and 3 daughters was born to this union. Frances worked for Gulf Coast and Bayshore hospitals until she retired. She loved cooking and specially spending time with her family. Later in life Francis married John Andrews. Francis grew up a devout member of the Catholic Faith.
Francis is preceded in death by her parents Colton Simien, Emma Rideau & her step mother Ann Esther Guillory-Simien. Three siblings, Euris Simien, Connie Jackson and Cynthia Simien. Two Great Grandkids Sherell Desiree & Bryson Bostick.
Francis leaves to cherish her three loving daughters Cheryl Kirkwood of DeSoto, TX. Nachelli Kirkwood of Houston, TX. Michelle Robinson (Randal) of Fresno, TX. Nine grandkids Ankeyauna Halorday (Stephen), Alex Kirkwood, Ariel Coleman, D’Nay Kirkwood, Starr Kirkwood, Angel Earvin, Sade’ Ridgell, Jasmine Ridgell and Destiny Abraham. 12 great grandkids and a host of nieces & nephews. Siblings Mary Jackson of Lompoc California, Doris Rawlings of Houston Tx, Monica Simien of Austin Tx, and Patrick Simien of Houston Tx.