Frances Beal Christensen

Aug. 9, 1930 – Nov. 14, 2021

Frances Beal Christensen, 91, passed away Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. She was born Aug. 9, 1930, in Cedar City, Utah, to Doctor John and Gwen Beal. She married Boyd Holyoak on Jan. 16, 1949. They were later divorced. She is survived by her two children Lynn Holyoak Mundt (Las Vegas, Nevada); and Kurt (Ruth) Holyoak (Washington, Utah). She also has five grandchildren, Brock, Logan and Shaylee Holyoak; David and Paul Mundt and eight great-grandchildren. Her family was the love of her life.

She graduated cum laude from Southern Utah University with her bachelor of science degree and received her masters of arts and administrative credentials from Utah State University.

Mrs.”C” served the children of Washington County for 26 years, first as an elementary teacher, then as the principal of Dixie Middle School, and later retired from the school district in 1992.

She will go to join the love of her life, Fred Christensen whom she married in 1981. She was loved and will be missed by all who knew her.

Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S. Bluff Street, St. George, Utah. 435-673-2454. Family and friends are invited to sign Frances’ online guest book at 

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