BENNIE RUTH FRANKS (9/17/1940 - 7/10/2017)

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Funeral services for Bennie Ruth Franks, of Tyler are scheduled for Saturday July 15, 2017 1:00 PM Peoples Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Marcus Jackson eulogist. Interment will be held in Evergreen Memorial Park.

Bennie Ruth Franks was born September 17, 1940 in Brownsboro, Texas. She attended school in Athens, Texas and was a graduate of Fisher High School. She was a member of New Jerusalem Baptist Church and was active in many ministries of the church.

Bennie was married to Mr. Irby Franks and to this union two children were born, Ann and Ivan.

Bennie was preceded in death by her parents, A.D. and Pearlie Hambrick Roberson; 2 brothers Samuel and S.D. Roberson.

Those left to cherish her memory, son Ivan Franks and daughter Ann Franks. One sister Rubye Roy. Grandchildren Jaimone Franks, N'Toyia Wilson, Sentrell Harris, Camesha Franks and Breshaun Franks. Four great grandchildren and special sister friend Jo Ann Hill; many other relatives and lifelong friends.

Public viewing at the funeral home 1:00-8:00 PM.
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Brooks Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors
302 N Ross St
Tyler, TX 75702
(903) 592-0886
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 14, 2017