Sallie Lee Franks
Last updated 10/13/2021 at 2:55pm
Sallie Lee Franks, 96, of Brevard, passed away Monday, Oct. 4, 2021 in Knoxville, Tenn. where she had come to live in order to be near her son and his family.
Her husband, James Franks, and her sister, Betty Skeen, preceded her in death.
She was born May 9, 1925 in Denton, NC. Upon graduating from high school, she moved to Brevard, NC where she began working at Ecusta (Olin Matheson Chemical Corporation) and where she met and married James Dee Franks. They were married 54 years.
Survivors include only son, James Rodney Franks (Mary); her grandson, Wes Franks (Melanie); her granddaugh...