|Birth: ||Apr. 7, 1888|
|Death: ||May 25, 1979|
Wife of Ernest W. Franks
Parents of Bertha, Eva & Harold
Arkansas City Traveler
Saturday, May 26, 1979
Nellie Maude Franks, 91, former Arkansas City resident, died Friday at Kansas Soldiers Home in Fort Dodge, Kan.
She was born on April 7, 1888 in Arkansas City to William E. Jarvis and Permilla Brown Jarvis. She grew up in the Arkansas City area and married Ernest W. Franks on June 7, 1906 in Chanute. They lived in Chanute for a short time before moving to a ranch in Kingman County, moved to Dodge City in 1912 and Arkansas City in 1931, returning to Dodge City in 1969.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Howard (Eva) Barton, Boise, Idaho; one brother, Harold M. Jarvis, 800 South G Street, Arkansas City; three grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death was her husband, on Dec. 25, 1945.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Riverview Cemetery with Howard H. Barton officiating. Interment in Riverview.
The casket will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday only.
Rindt Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Ernest Wright Franks (1878 - 1945)
Harold L. Franks (1914 - 1971)*
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Nov 17, 2009
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