Frances Larie Minnery, 79 of Cottage Grove, OR passed away June 21, 2018 surrounded by family. She was born on Feb. 19, 1939 in Dayton, OH to John E. and Lorena (Neiter) Minnery. Frances was a nurse in both her professional and family life. She served in the United States Airforce and always worked very hard. She loved camping, playing cards and gardening. Her proudest accomplishment was her three boys; Don, Craig and Kevin Lamm. Her faith held her strong to the end and being with her grandchildren always made her smile. Frances is survived by her sons, Don and Craig Lamm; sisters, Mary Lee and Carolyn; brother, Jerry; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by son, Kevin Lamm. A Celebration of Life and Potluck will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 76622 Blue Mountain School Rd., Cottage Grove, OR. Arrangements in the care of Smith Lund Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove, OR.