Obituary of Walter Franks
Walter (Bud) Franks, 67, of the Needmore Community, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday April 15, 2017. A native of Swain County, he was the son of the late Guy Posey and Olive DeHart Franks.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Judy Fisher Franks; two sons, Shane Franks of Franklin, NC and Trent Franks of Bryson City; five grandkids, Shana, Stephanie, Dalton, Brent, and Hunter; one great grandson, Jude; two sisters, Jean Hinz of Arkansas, and Brenda Fisher of Bryson City; one brother, Bill Franks of Chicago, IL; two favorite nephews, Scott Woodard and Jamie Fisher; favorite nieces, Pat Herrin and Sherry Heisel, and many more nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Monday at Crisp Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Grave Gap Cemetery.
The Family will receive friends form 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM Monday at the Funeral Home.
Crisp Funeral Home was established in 1997 by Michael L. Crisp to better serve the families of Swain County and surrounding areas.
669 Highway 19 South - PO Box 1639
Bryson City, NC 28713
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