Stephen James Franks, 55, passed away Friday, July 29, 2011, at his residence in Wichita Falls, Texas.
He was born February 6, 1956, in Kennett, Mo., to Dewey and Ruby Ridings Franks.
Survivors include one daughter, Stephenie Werline and husband, Ray, of Baton Rouge, La.; two granddaughters, Eliza and Emery; two brothers, Dale Franks and wife, Sondra, of Knoxville, Tenn., and Paul Ziegenhorn and wife, Melva, of Lees Summitt, Mo.; two sisters, LaMearl Reed and husband, Ken, of Independence, Mo. and Tommie Tidwell and husband, Joe, of Bragg City, Mo.
He leaves a host of many other relatives and friends.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.