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In Memory of

Mary C. Franks

December 29, 1933 - May 17, 2017

Obituary


Mary "Mama Jo" C. Franks, 84, went to be with The Lord on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017. She passed peacefully in her sleep.

Mama Jo was born on December 29th, 1933 in Dawsonville, GA to father Charles G. Hulsey and mother Deller M. Johnson. Mama Jo was a loving wife and mother who always placed the needs of others above her own. She was renowned for her generosity and her ability to make friends wherever she went. She was a dedicated Christian servant of her Lord and followed her savior's example in all...

Mary "Mama Jo" C. Franks, 84, went to be with The Lord on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017. She passed peacefully in her sleep.

Mama Jo was born on December 29th, 1933 in Dawsonville, GA to father Charles G. Hulsey and mother Deller M. Johnson. Mama Jo was a loving wife and mother who always placed the needs of others above her own. She was renowned for her generosity and her ability to make friends wherever she went. She was a dedicated Christian servant of her Lord and followed her savior's example in all her relationships. Mama Jo and her husband, Haywood Franks, owned and operated Mama Jo's Superette in Lawrenceville, GA. This period of their life was very important to them and they felt a strong and loving relationship with the local community; they became part of an extended family.

She is survived by her son Jeffrey G. Franks of Alpharetta, GA and her son Mark D. Franks and his wife Cheryl Franks of Lawrenceville, GA.

Visitation will be from 11 AM until 1PM on Saturday, May 20th at Eternal Hills Funeral Home, 3594 Stone Mountain Hwy., Snellville, GA. Funeral Services will be at 1 PM on Saturday, May 20th in the Eternal Hills Funeral Home Chapel with the Pastor James Shelton. Burial will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens.