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Joe Thomas

May 12, 1967 – July 6, 2018

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"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Greenlawn Funeral Home
"I am so sorry to hear about your brother. He was way too young! Thoughts and prayers will be you. "
— Connie Wood
"Prayers for God's Comfort and Strength !! Love and Prayers Mary Anne Goth"
— Mary Anne Goth
"Joe Joe... When we where little children. Is always admire your spirit. You strength. And your boldness. I wished you would have seen y..."
— Vickie lynn franks
"So Sorry to hear about this. Keeping your family in our prayers."
— Don and Debby Clutter St. Joseph's Catholic Church Billings, Mo.
"Joe,a man who loved Linette and his kids more than anything in this world. Joe was a good friend, a good person, and is greatly missed...."
— Linda Russell
"Deepest condolences and sympathy to the entire family. Thoughts and prayers with you all. RIP Joe..."
— Duncan and Mari.
"Joe holds a special place in my heart. He was kind to me in a time when my home life was a mess. It truly breaks my heart to hear of his..."
— Sharice Meeks Beavers
"You will be missed! The best father and a great friend! Best neighbor we could ask for!!"
— The Cendroski's
"You will be missed. I love you friend, so glad I have our memories in my heart, we did love Betty Springs. Prayers for all touched by your..."
— Rhonda Lee Hill

Obituary for Joe Thomas Franks

On July 6th, 2018, Joe Thomas Franks at the age of 51, left this world to be with his Savior. He was born in Lepanto Arkansas on May 12th, 1967 to Leroy and Julie Franks, but resided in Springfield Missouri with his family. Joe was raised in Bono Arkansas and attended school at Westside and later received his certifications at Marked Tree Vocational, working as an auto mechanic in Springfield. Joe loved spending time outdoors with friends, he loved kayaking, camping, racing, playing guitar and music but most of all spending time with his kids and grandkids. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Pauline McCollister, Iva Louella Franks, Charlie D. Franks and a sister in-law Lana Franks. He left behind his wife Linette Franks, two sons Nathan and Bodie Franks, daughter Allie Franks, all residing in Springfield and a daughter Malori Jo Franks of Peoria Illinois. He also left four grandchildren, Reese, Avery, Aspen and Emersyn. He left his parents, Julie and Leroy Franks, three brothers, David, John and Rob Franks and his wife Kathy all of Bono Arkansas and a sister Paula Stamp and her husband Rusty of Jonesboro Arkansas. He left aunts, uncles and cousins plus countless friends that loved and will miss him dearly.

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First Visitation

When Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Greenlawn Funeral Home - South Springfield
441 West Battlefield
Springfield, Missouri 65807
Additional Information

Service Information

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 11:00am
Father Augustine Njuu
St. Joseph Catholic Church
306 NW Washington Avenue
Billings, Missouri 65610

Rosary Service

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
Greenlawn Funeral Home - South Springfield
441 West Battlefield

Interment Information

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 12:30pm
Ressurrection Cemetery
Address Not Available
Springfield, Missouri