VICTORIA Graveside services for Frances Ruth Welch, 81, of Rochelle, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Memory Gardens Cemetery with the Rev. Kenneth Barr officiating.

Entombment in Memory Gardens Mausoleum is under direction of Leatherwood Memorial Chapels of Brady.

She died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007, in San Angelo.

She was born April 10, 1926, in Beckley, W.Va., to Henry J. Hylton and Celestia Harmon Hilton. She was married to Freeman T. Welch. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include a stepdaughter, Donna Hunter of Orlando, Fla.; a brother, James Hylton of Rochelle; and a sister, Nyla Flint of South Charleston, W.Va.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a sister, Betty Wilkerson.

Memorials may be made Rochelle Baptist Church or to John Wesley Methodist Church in Victoria.