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Wilhoit, far right, was a cheerleader at Hazel Green High School, graduating in 1956. By Nita Johnson If three words could de- scribe Frances Wilhoit, they would inevitably be "hard working" and "dedicated." Those qualities have been the substance of her life that has included a variety of jobs over her lifetime. Wilhoit (maiden name Prof- fi tt) grew up in the Pittsburg/ East Bernstadt area and at- tended East Bernstadt School until she was a freshman in high school. But the high 22 school closed and she fi n- ished her primary education at Hazel Green High School, graduating in 1956. She moved to Louisville and worked for Citizen's Fidelity Bank for two years, married Ronald Wilhoit and the couple moved back to London. Their oldest son, Roger, was born in 1958 and was joined by a second son, Tim, born in 1964. During that time, Wilhoit was a stay-at-home mom until Tim turned 4, then she landed a job at Second National Bank London’s Living Treasures Banquet 2019