Julia Frances Langford (April 4, 1913 – July 11, 2005) was an American singer and entertainer who was popular during the Golden Age of Radio and also made film appearances over two decades. Birth Born Julia Frances Langford in Hernando, Florida, a small town in Citrus County, Florida, she was the daughter of Vasco Cleveland Langford and his wife, Anna Rhea Newbern. The Langford family later moved to Lakeland, Florida, where Frances grew up. She graduated fr