Frances Hicks Barden, 94, of Louisa County died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Louisa Health Center.Mrs. Barden was a member of Walkers United Methodist Church in Madison, and she most recently attended Mineral United Methodist Church. She was also a member of UMW and the VFW.Survivors include her son, Clarence “Buck” Barden, Jr. of Bumpass; brother, Thomas J. Hicks and wife Jean of Louisa; sister, Emily Southard and husband, Otis of Orange; two sisters-in-law, Frances G. Hicks and Marjorie C. Hicks; three grandchildren, Marcus Barden of Powhatan, Christopher Hicks of Mineral and Brandi Hicks of Louisa; four great-grandchildren, Christopher, Hunter, Kelsey and Claudia. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence I. Barden; a daughter, Faye Spencer; four brothers, Leroy H. Hicks, Joseph W. Hicks Jr., Robert F. Hicks and Richard E. Hicks; and three sisters, Margaret H. Howerton, Doris H. Johnson and Catherine Hicks.The family will receive friends 6 to 8 pm Sunday, December 16 at Woodward Funeral Home.A service will be held at 2 pm Monday, December 17 at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery.In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4240 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060-9904.