Martha Frances “Fran” Brady, age 62 of Nashville, passed away at Southern Hills Medical Center on Friday, July 6, 2012 from complications of a stroke. Fran was born on September 11, 1949 and was raised in Mt. Pleasant, TN. She was a 1968 graduate of Hay Long High School in Maury County. Ms. Brady is survived by her children Christy Brady of Nashville and Greg Brady of Dickson, her brother Houston Buddy Vaughan of Nashville, and her grandchildren Shana, Cassidy, Luke, and Mason Brady of Dickson, Tayler Brady of Nashville. She also leaves behind many devoted nieces and nephews, a special friend Robert Wade. Ms. Brady is preceded in death by her parents, Lucille Vaughan & Sam Houston Vaughan, Jr., her sister Barbara Lovett, and a brother Tommy Vaughan. Cremation Society of Tennessee is currently assisting the family with arrangements.