Franks, Barbara

Written by David Green.

Barbara J. Franks, 57, of Wauseon, Ohio, died Oct. 29, 2006 at Harborside of Swanton under the care of Heartland Hospice.

Barbara is survived by a sister, Patricia (and Alren Dean) Rose of Wauseon, Ohio; five brothers, “Twin” Floyd (and Brenda) Franks and Timothy Franks, both of Wauseon, Richard (and Brenda) Franks of Columbia, Tenn., Charles (and Linda) Franks and Thomas (and Marcia) Franks of Fayette; a sister-in-law, Sherryann Franks of Wauseon and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and June Franks and a niece, Kendra Sue Rose.

Visitation is planned from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 at Edgar Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon.

Funeral services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1 at the Fayette Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Winston Hatcliff officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayette Church of the Nazarene or Heartland Hospice.

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