Frank M. Botts, 98, of Bayard, died Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital in Lake City.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at Church of Christ in Bayard with Pastor Bob Rogers and Pastor Bob McKnight officiating. Friends may call at Johnson and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Coon Rapids after 5 p.m. Tuesday. There will be a prayer service at 7 p.m. followed by a Masonic memorial service.  

Visitation will resume after the casket is moved to the church at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.  

Organist for the service will be Alice Drake. Casket bearers will be the board of directors of Farmers Mutual Insurance Association. Burial will be in Highland Township Cemetery near Bayard with military honors by the Bayard American Legion.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Stewart Memorial Healing Garden Fund and may be left at the funeral home or the church. Online condolences may be left at