Sunday, May 2, 2010

Mr. Dock "Buddy" Franks

     Dock "Buddy" Franks, age 81 of Hamilton, Alabama passed away Sunday, May 2, 2010 at the Marion Regional Nursing Home.

Funeral service, 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at Hamilton Funeral Home.  Hollis Boyd officiating.  Burial in Zion Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Mr. Franks was born August 2, 1928 in Alabama to the late Dock and Cora Darty Franks, Sr.

He is survived by his wife, Lula Belle Ledbetter Franks; 1 son, David Franks; 3 sisters, Corrine Harrison, Betty Burleson, and Lucille (Bill) Lindley; sister-in-law, Pat Franks; 2 brothers, Jim (Peggy) Franks and Paul Franks; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dock Sr. and Cora Franks; his wife, Kathlene Franks; 3 sons, Jerry, Terry, and Gary Franks; and brothers, Joe Mack, and Melva Glenn Franks.  

Hamilton Funeral Home directing, 518 Bexar Ave. East, P.O. Box 274, Hamilton, AL. 205-921-3197 - Fax: 205-921-3790.
Hackleburg Funeral Home - P.O. Box 169, Hackleburg, AL. 35564 - 205-935-3854 - Fax: 205-921-3790.

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