America's Junior Miss 1961.
Frann was active in charities, and the night before she died she was working with homeless women at the Los Angeles Mission, where she served on a celebrity volunteer committee.
Born in St. Louis, Frann was a child model and did live television commercials for a local station while she was in high school.
Founded the America's Junior Miss Council in 1995. It is the official Junior Miss alumni organization, and anyone who has ever participated in Junior Miss at any level - local, state or national - may join.
Studied drama at Northwestern University and worked as weather reporter for the NBC station in St. Louis.