J.C. Franks, age 67, Tuscumbia (formerly of Russellville), passed away July 30 at Helen Keller Hospital.
J.C. was a member of New Pleasant Baptist Church, an avid Alabama fan and loved wrestling. He was a wonderful father and grandfather.
The visitation was from 6-8 p.m. August 01 at Spry Memorial Chapel. The funeral was at 2 p.m. August 02 at Spry Memorial Chapel with Bro. James McCullar officiating. Burial was at Roden Cemetery in Town Creek.
He was preceded in death by his father, Horace Franks; mother, Lottie Butler Franks; brothers, Delane Franks, Jimmy “Big Jim” Franks, and Cleveland Franks.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his daughters, Darlene Henderson and husband, Tim, Janet Burcham and husband, William; grandchildren, Adam Hogan and wife, Brandy, Shane Hogan and wife, Jessica, Amanda Hogan and husband, Daniel, Levon Burcham and wife, Rebecca, David Wade Burcham and wife, Robin; great-grandchildren, William Bryson, Ranlsey Walker Burcham, Lukas Hogan, Haden Hogan; sister, Jewel Dean Arington; aunt, Helen Strickland; mother of his children, Hazel Franks; and a host of nieces and nephews.