Frances Marie Schuch

SCH233Frances Marie Schuch married Leland “PeeWee” Orion Barton on September 1, 1938 in San Angelo, Tom Green, Texas,  and divorced him on March 6, 1972 in Tom Green, Texas, USA.  They had three children.

She was known by everyone as “Francie” and that is what we all called her.

Francie was most noted for her seamstress abilities and made many wedding dresses for

Francie with a painting by her sister, Helene Hope Russell of Angela Russell Case.
Francie with a painting by her sister, Helene Hope Russell of Angela Russell Case.

brides in San Angelo and throughout Texas.  Her gowns were beautiful and Kristi wore a Francie original to her own wedding.

She was also just creative!  She could paint or make anything she put her mind to.

Francie died January 16, 1995 in San Angelo.  We all miss her.