Francis Louise Hoage, the beloved wife of Robert Hoage, passed away on November 22, 2018 at age 72 in her place of residence, Sylva, North Carolina. She was born in Stone County Arkansas to Jim and Louise Hanlin on December 27, 1945.
Francis was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Donna Zeller. She is survived by her loving husband, Robert; by four children: sons, Andrew and James Sample and daughters, Laura Imler and Becky Hurley; by her three siblings in Arkansas: brothers, Emmitt and Elwood Hanlin and sister, Aritta Tucker.
Before her death she sincerely expressed her love for each of these as well as her six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Western Carolina Funeral and Cremation Service is caring for the family.