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“David, I was sorry to hear of Mary's death. I'll always remember growing up next door to you and Mary. We were mean little kids but you and Mary...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Mary Hall Farley - Candler, NC

“Mary was a dear woman and will be greatly missed. So sorry to hear of her passing though so glad for her to have entered a better world. Mary and...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Joy Bodnar and Kathryn Arrant - NC

“David, Yonnie and I were sorry to hear of Mary's death. We always love seeing both of you at the reunions. I'm glad my mother,Emily kept us in touch...Read More »
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"Beloved Wife"
Mary N. Franks, wife of David Franks, Born August 12, 1926. She was the daughter of the late Nathan and Laura Norris. Born into the kingdom of God September 7, 1937 and departed this life November 30, 2012.
Leaving behind her husband David, sister Audrey Breedlove, and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, destination - the Holy City, the home of God, the city itself - pure gold, main street - like glass, gates of pearls, foundation - inlaid with precious gems, light - the illumination of the glory of God, water- pure clear as crystal, the gates will never be closed. Will you come too?
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Carl Norris.
Funeral services will be held at 3 PM Sunday, December 2, 2012 at the Garrett Hillcrest Mausoleum Chapel. The family will receive friends from 2 PM to 3 PM Sunday prior to the service at the Mausoleum.
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