Anna Louise (Courson) Franks, 91, of Thornville, passed away June 25, 2014, at Licking Memorial Hospital in Newark. She was born on March 21, 1923, in Thornville, daughter of the late Carl and Mary Estella (Edmund) Courson. Louise was a member of Grace Lutheran Church and until her health inhibited, she faithfully attended the “Grace Reach out Circle.” She enjoyed gardening, sewing, needle point, and crocheting.
She is survived by her loving family: husband of 70 years, Vinton “Cleo” Franks; her brother, Marlyn (Phyllis) Courson; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Lewis Courson; and two sisters, Ruth White and Virginia Frankenbery.
A funeral service, celebrating Louise’s life, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 29, 2014, in Grace Lutheran Church, Thornville with Pastor David Zandt officiating. Burial will follow in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville.
Friends may call at the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, 56 S. Main St., on Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 3 to 5 p.m.
Memorial contributions in Louise’s name may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, PO Box 284, Thornville, Ohio 43076.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.hoskinsonfuneral.com
Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, Thornville, is honored to care for the Franks Family.