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Carl Junior Franks

May 2, 1964 — October 28, 2023

Savannah

Carl Junior Franks was born on May 2, 1964, in Waynesboro, Tennessee, the son of the late Herschel and Aileen Mae Franks.

For over two decades, Carl dedicated himself to his work as a welder. He found solace and strength in his faith as a member of Nixon First Pentecostal Church. Carl will be remembered as a loveable, kind-hearted individual, and will be deeply missed by those that knew him.

Carl Junior Franks departed this life on October 28, 2023 in Savannah, Tennessee at the age of 59 years, 5 months, and 26 days.

He is survived by his daughter, Wendy Smith of Lexington, Tennessee; son, Josh Franks of Iowa; grandchildren, Haren Barnickel, Ava Barnickel, and Jax Raymond Franks; brothers, James Franks of Michigan and Ricky Franks, Jerry Franks, Ronnie Franks, Donnie Franks, David Franks, and Rex Franks, all of Savannah, Tennessee; and sisters, Jean Oldham of Savannah, Tennessee and Barbara Ward of Waynesboro, Tennessee.

In addition to his parents, Carl was preceded in death by his brothers, Michael Franks and Daniel Franks; sisters, Debbie Franks and Emma Franks; and grandchild, Aiden Barnickel.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, October 30, 2023

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Shackelford Funeral Directors - Savannah

450 Church Street, Savannah, TN 38372

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Visitation

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

10:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Shackelford Funeral Directors - Savannah

450 Church Street, Savannah, TN 38372

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Shackelford Funeral Directors - Savannah

450 Church Street, Savannah, TN 38372

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Burial

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Pine Hill Memorial Gardens

Adamsville, TN 38310

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