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Lem Franks
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Birth: May 12, 1906
Marion County
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1981, USA

Lem Franks was born in Marion County, AL to Meredith "Meardie" C. and Nancy "Elizabeth" Fowler Franks. He married Velma L. White on Oct. 19, 1925 in Hamilton, Marion County, AL. Together they had five daughters and four sons.

He moved his family from Alabama to Moline, IL in the early 1950's.

Lem worked for 18 years at John Deere Plow & Planter Works before retiring in June, 1971.

Lem's sister is Minnie Franks Gann. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Meredith C. Franks (1869 - 1947)
  Nancy Elizabeth Fowler Franks (1874 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Velma L. White Franks (1908 - 1998)
 
 Children:
  W. Wynell Franks Johnson (1926 - 2012)*
  Louis T. Franks (1929 - 1993)*
  Martha Ezell Franks Hammock (1931 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Flora E Franks (1893 - 1914)**
  Lander W. Franks (1899 - 1938)**
  Lem Franks (1906 - 1981)
  Minnie Franks Gann (1912 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenview Memorial Gardens
East Moline
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Garden of Gethsemane
 
Created by: Martha Franks Phillips M...
Record added: Apr 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109148273
Lem Franks
Added by: Martha Franks Phillips Martin
 
Lem Franks
Added by: Martha Franks Phillips Martin
 
Lem Franks
Added by: Martha Franks Phillips Martin
 
 
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 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
 
 
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