Francis is, Atticus's sister Alexandra's grandson. She thinks that he is the most boring human being in the world. They don't get along well. Francis claimed that Atticus is a "niggerlover" thats why she beat him up and cursed him.
Atticus is a fine lawyer. Scout doesn't have a mother so he is the only parent for her. She admires and loves him. She thinks that he is a man who has sense and she thinks that he defends what he think is right.