Frances J. Marcum

July 17, 1935 – March 24, 2022

Frances J. Marcum, 86, of Noblesville, passed away on Thu., March 24, 2022 at her daughter’s home in Highland.

She was born on July 17, 1935 to Frank and Evelyn (Asbury) Wild in Noblesville, Ind.

Mrs. Marcum graduated from Ball State University where she became active in the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority. Later as a working mom, she went on to gain her master’s degree from Butler University. She started her teaching career as a business teacher for Lawrence Township Schools and then years later as a media specialist within the Elementary Schools of Noblesville. Mrs. Marcum was a member of the United Methodist Church. She truly enjoyed all that came with raising a family in the Noblesville community.

Survivors include her daughter, Kristi Kijurna; sons John Marcum and Tim Marcum; sister, Marge Barraclough; 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth E. Marcum; and her sister, Joan Wild.

Visitation is scheduled to be held from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., with services scheduled for 2:30 p.m., on Tue., March 29, 2022 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Home, 1150 Logan Street, in Noblesville. The Rev. Stanley R. Sutton will officiate. Burial will follow at Crownland Cemetery in Noblesville.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 50 East 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, Ind. 46240 (

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