Lois Clara Blackwell Frantz, born in Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania and a long time resident of Stone Mountain, GA, passed Monday, November 28th, 2011. Lois graduated from Moore Institute of Art Science and Industry in 1956 with a degree in Fashion Illustration. Her passion for art and teaching lasted a lifetime. Lois taught Art at the Bethesda Park Senior Center for 23 years. She is survived by her children, Dr. Robert Clark Frantz, Brian David Frantz and Wayne Curtis Frantz her grandchildren, Haley & Caden Frantz, Alyssa & Alyson Frantz and Stephen Frantz. She was preceded in death by her husband Dr Wayne Frantz and their daughter Sharon Frantz. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Alzheimer's Foundation, www.alzfdn.org, 41 Perimeter Center E Atlanta, GA 30346, or National Breast Cancer Association, https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org, 2600 Network Blvd., Suite 300 Frisco, TX 75034. Wages Funeral Home, 1040 Main Street, Stone Mountain, GA has been entrusted with arrangements with services on Thursday, December 1st. Visitation will be from 12:00-1:00 pm, with the Memorial Service will be from 1:00-2:00 pm.

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  1. Lois was a beautiful woman and a wonderful friend. She was so thoughtful and caring. She loved people and was always willing to help others. She shared her knowledge of art to many and always brought out the best in her students. I will miss her and the fun we had and her lovely smile. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. She loved you so. God Bless you Love Kay Seymour

  2. Lois was a beautiful woman and a wonderful friend. She was so thoughtful and caring. She loved people and was always willing to help others. She shared her knowledge of art to many and always brought out the best in her students. I will miss her and the fun we had and her lovely smile. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. She loved you so. God Bless you Love Kay Seymour

  3. May the family of Lois Frantz find comfort in your loving memories, and in knowing that God is “near to those that are broken at heart; and those who are crushed in spirit he saves.” Psalm 34;18 Our loving Creator has promised to soon “swallow up death forever…and wipe the tears from all faces.” Isaiah 25;8 With deepest sympathy,

  4. Bobby, Brian, Wayne and Families,

    Our thought and prayers are with you all. Your Mother was a beautiful person and she will be missed.

    Love,

    Barb, Rob and Dylan Baranowsky

  5. Wayne, Bobby and Brian, I will truly miss your Mom she was a great person and alway so happy. she always brought a smile to my face everytime we seen each other. our thoughts and Preys are with you during this hard time. May God hold you in his arms and comfort you in your time of sadness. Love to you all! RC Gubala and Family.

  6. Our deepest sympathy to Lois’s Family. We are members of the Harmony Class at Harmony Grove UMC where we met Lois. A loving, caring, giving person; she will be greatly missed. God Bless you.

  7. Lois was a cherished friend who always had a smile on her face and made you feel that she was so glad to see you. This dear lady loved her family and her friends.

  8. Brian, Bob and Wayne,
    Your mom was a great lady. And will be missed!

    Brian, from the time my sister became part of your family, your mom made us feel like we all did. She was such a kind, warm-hearted lady. And I am happy to have known her.

    You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Love, Jennifer and Jason and Chloe

  9. I am so very sorry for the loss of your Mother, Mother-In-Law, and Grandmother. Her loving memories will always be with you.

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