Chester "Happy" Franks  ‎(I23327)‎
Given Names: Chester
Surname: Franks
Nickname: Happy

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 23 August 1910 48 20 Winn, Louisiana, USA
Death: 15 July 1974 ‎(Age 63)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA

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Birth 23 August 1910 48 20 Winn, Louisiana, USA


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Census 1930 ‎(Age 19)‎ Lottie Lee Barnes - Winn, Louisiana, USA


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  Text: Head Chester Franks M 19 Louisiana
Wife Lottie L Franks F 16 Louisiana

Census 1940 ‎(Age 29)‎ Lottie Lee Barnes - Calvin, Winn, Louisiana, USA


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  Text: Head Chester Franks M 29 Louisiana
Wife Lottie Lee Franks F 26 Louisiana
Son L C Franks M 7 Louisiana
Daughter Addeline Franks F 4 Louisiana
Daughter Beatrice Fay Franks F 0 Louisiana

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  Text: Funeral services for Chester Franks, 63, of Winnfield, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Sanders Chapel Methodist Church near Calvin with the Revs. E. B. Barton and Grafton Shaw officiating.

Mr. Franks was in road construction and a member of Sanders Chapel Methodist Church.

Burial will be in the church cemetery under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield.

Mr. Franks died Monday July 15, 1974 in a local hospital here after a short illness.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Lottie B. Franks of Winnfield; four sons, L. C. Franks, Edward Franks, Steve Franks, all of Winnfield, and Kenneth Dale Franks of Shreveport; two daughters, Mrs. Shara Attilene Gsthol of Dallas, Tex., and Mrs. Beatrice Day ‎[sic Faye]‎ Henderson of Manilla, Philippines; one brother, Parker Franks of Gibsland; three sisters, Mrs. Gladys Leeper, Mrs. Joy Ates and Mrs. Adelle Carson, all of Winnfield; one half-sister, Mrs. Annie Atkins of Goldonna; and 11 grandchildren.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, July 1974

Death 15 July 1974 ‎(Age 63)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA


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Parents Family  (F8421)
Allen Jackson Franks
1861 - 1933
Attie Oliver
1890 - 1975
Joy T. Franks
1909 - 2004
(Birth) Chester "Happy" Franks
1910 - 1974
Gladys Franks
1913 - 2004
John M. Parker Franks
1919 - 1976
Adell "Addie" Franks
1923 - 2004

Immediate Family  (F8423)
Lottie Lee Barnes
1914 - 1983
Leslie C. "L.C." Franks
1933 - 1980
Shara Attieline "Sandy" Franks
1935 - 2008
Beatrice Faye Franks
1939 - 2010
Kenneth Dale Franks
-
Steve W. Franks
-
Edward Olan Franks
1945 - 2005


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Census 1930 US Census
  Text: Head Chester Franks M 19 Louisiana
Wife Lottie L Franks F 16 Louisiana
Census 1930 US Census
  Text: Head Chester Franks M 19 Louisiana
Wife Lottie L Franks F 16 Louisiana
Census 1930 US Census
  Text: Head Chester Franks M 19 Louisiana
Wife Lottie L Franks F 16 Louisiana
Census 1940 US Census
  Text: Head Chester Franks M 29 Louisiana
Wife Lottie Lee Franks F 26 Louisiana
Son L C Franks M 7 Louisiana
Daughter Addeline Franks F 4 Louisiana
Daughter Beatrice Fay Franks F 0 Louisiana
Census 1940 US Census
  Text: Head Chester Franks M 29 Louisiana
Wife Lottie Lee Franks F 26 Louisiana
Son L C Franks M 7 Louisiana
Daughter Addeline Franks F 4 Louisiana
Daughter Beatrice Fay Franks F 0 Louisiana
Census 1940 US Census
  Text: Head Chester Franks M 29 Louisiana
Wife Lottie Lee Franks F 26 Louisiana
Son L C Franks M 7 Louisiana
Daughter Addeline Franks F 4 Louisiana
Daughter Beatrice Fay Franks F 0 Louisiana
Event Winn Parish ‎(Louisiana)‎ Enterprise
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  Text: Funeral services for Chester Franks, 63, of Winnfield, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Sanders Chapel Methodist Church near Calvin with the Revs. E. B. Barton and Grafton Shaw officiating.

Mr. Franks was in road construction and a member of Sanders Chapel Methodist Church.

Burial will be in the church cemetery under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield.

Mr. Franks died Monday July 15, 1974 in a local hospital here after a short illness.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Lottie B. Franks of Winnfield; four sons, L. C. Franks, Edward Franks, Steve Franks, all of Winnfield, and Kenneth Dale Franks of Shreveport; two daughters, Mrs. Shara Attilene Gsthol of Dallas, Tex., and Mrs. Beatrice Day ‎[sic Faye]‎ Henderson of Manilla, Philippines; one brother, Parker Franks of Gibsland; three sisters, Mrs. Gladys Leeper, Mrs. Joy Ates and Mrs. Adelle Carson, all of Winnfield; one half-sister, Mrs. Annie Atkins of Goldonna; and 11 grandchildren.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, July 1974
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Family with Parents
Father
Allen Jackson Franks ‎(I23321)‎
Birth 4 November 1861
Death 10 January 1933 ‎(Age 71)‎ Winn, Louisiana, USA
29 years
Mother
 
Attie Oliver ‎(I11604)‎
Birth 8 August 1890 24 18
Death 27 August 1975 ‎(Age 85)‎
#1
Sister (Birth)
Joy T. Franks ‎(I23322)‎
Birth 13 February 1909 47 18 Louisiana, USA
Death 12 May 2004 ‎(Age 95)‎ Natchitoches, Natchitoches, Louisiana, USA
18 months
#2
(Birth)
Chester "Happy" Franks ‎(I23327)‎
Birth 23 August 1910 48 20 Winn, Louisiana, USA
Death 15 July 1974 ‎(Age 63)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
3 years
#3
Sister
Gladys Franks ‎(I23247)‎
Birth 23 February 1913 51 22
Death 10 April 2004 ‎(Age 91)‎ Natchitoches, Natchitoches, Louisiana, USA
7 years
#4
Brother (Birth)
John M. Parker Franks ‎(I23326)‎
Birth 27 November 1919 58 29 Calvin, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Death 6 November 1976 ‎(Age 56)‎
3 years
#5
Sister (Birth)
Adell "Addie" Franks ‎(I603)‎
Birth 27 March 1923 61 32
Death 20 January 2004 ‎(Age 80)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Family with Lottie Lee Barnes
Chester "Happy" Franks ‎(I23327)‎
Birth 23 August 1910 48 20 Winn, Louisiana, USA
Death 15 July 1974 ‎(Age 63)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
4 years
Wife
 
Lottie Lee Barnes ‎(I23328)‎
Birth 6 May 1914
Death 28 February 1983 ‎(Age 68)‎
#1
Son (Birth)
Leslie C. "L.C." Franks ‎(I23344)‎
Birth 24 January 1933 22 18
Death 12 January 1980 ‎(Age 46)‎
2 years
#2
Daughter (Birth)
Shara Attieline "Sandy" Franks ‎(I23329)‎
Birth 7 July 1935 24 21 Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Death 14 September 2008 ‎(Age 73)‎ Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, USA
4 years
#3
Daughter (Birth)
Beatrice Faye Franks ‎(I23330)‎
Birth 1 July 1939 28 25 Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Death 15 November 2010 ‎(Age 71)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
#4
Son
#5
Son
#6
Son (Birth)
Edward Olan Franks ‎(I23337)‎
Birth 21 August 1945 34 31
Death 20 January 2005 ‎(Age 59)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA