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Irene Rogers Franks
Waynesville (NC) High School Class of 1938
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
There is still more sad news this Sunday. Irene Rogers Franks, Best Looking Girl in the Waynesville (NC) High School Class of 1938, mother of Ted Franks of VA, and of the late Zatha Franks Parker Barnes ('62) (11 Jan 1944 - 02 Sept 2013), passed away in Smithfield on Friday, July 10, 2015 at the age of 93.
From the Daily Press - 07/12/15:
Irene Rogers Franks
SMITHFIELD - Irene Rogers
Franks, 93, passed away Friday, July 10, 2015.
Born in the Fines Creek area of Haywood County, NC, she has been a resident of the Peninsula since 1940.
She was a 1938 graduate of Waynesville High School where she was voted "Best Looking."
Irene was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Francis Franks, Jr., and daughter, Zatha Ann Franks.
Surviving are her son, Theodore F. Franks, III and his wife Judi of Smithfield; sister, Geraldine Bachelor of Newport News; brother, Doyce Rogers of Waynesville, NC; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
A graveside service
will be conducted 1:00 PM Tuesday at Peninsula Memorial Park by Rev. O.H.
Burton. Arrangements are by Berceuse Funeral and Cremation Traditions in
Hampton, 757-825-8070. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at
Published in the Daily Press on July 12, 2015.
Our sincerest condolences are extended to Irene's family and friends at this difficult time.
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
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