Joe Dean Franks, 57, died Sunday, June 15, 2014, at his home in Bridgeport.
Graveside service is 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Thomas Cemetery in Bridgeport. Arrangements are under the direction of Jones Family Funeral Home.
Joe was born Dec. 11, 1956, in Wichita Falls to Martha Raye (Beauchamp) and Aubrey Dean Franks. He loved to bass fish and participate in bass tournaments. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Bridgeport.
Franks was preceded in death by his mother; and his grandparents, Lucille and Daniel Beauchamp.
Survivors include sons Michael and Jason Franks, both of Bridgeport; father A.D. Franks of Bridgeport; sisters Lynn Franks Fair and Amy Franks Miller, both of Denton; brother Ray Franks of Bridgeport; granddaughter Edyee Franks; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Memorials may be made to a charity of choice.