Suddenly on Wednesday, February 15, 2006, PAT NIXON FRANCIS, age 54. He was a retired Correctional Officer from the Montgomery County Detention Center. He is survived by his mother, Edith Francis, one sister, Lana Becraft and her husband John, one daughter, Courtney Francis, his life long partner, Bonita Patrick, one niece, nephew and a host of other relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held at Mc Nabb Funeral Home, 301 Fredrick Rd. (at Baltimore Beltway exit 13).