Cover photo for Wilma Jean Franks's Obituary
Wilma Jean Franks Profile Photo

Wilma Jean Franks

March 16, 1948 — October 18, 2023

Wilma Jean Franks

Wilma Jean Franks, age 75, of Moberly, Missouri, went home to the Lord on October 18, 2023, at Valley View Nursing Home. 

Wilma was born on March 16, 1948, in Kansas City, KS, to Henry and Zella (Peters) Franks.  She graduated from Higbee High School and accepted a position as an Assembler at Orscheln where she worked for more than 25 years.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church.  Wilma enjoyed reading, traveling, and visiting with friends.  Her family and friends will always remember her for her fun-loving and enjoyment of life.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Henry & Zella Franks; sister, Ruth Goodman; brother, Charles Franks; infant brother, Lester Franks; sister, Helen Franks McBroom; sister, Joyce Franks; and nephew, Justin McBroom.

Wilma is survived by her sister, Becky Franks of Moberly, MO; niece, Marie Shonkwiler, of Kansas City, MO; nephew, Gene Goodman; nephew, David Goodman; niece, Agnes Madden, of Garden City, MO; niece June Franks, of VA; nephew, Danny Franks, of Kansas City, MO; nephew, Dennis Franks, of Blue Springs, MO; niece, Denise Thomas, of Raytown, MO; and nephew Jason McBroom, of Tonganxoye, KS.

A graveside service celebrating Wilma’s life will be held at a later date.

Local arrangements are under the direction of PATHWAY-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 411 Union Avenue, Moberly, Missouri 65270 (660) 263-7284. Condolences may be left online for the family at www.pathwaymemorial.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Wilma Jean Franks, please visit our flower store.

Guestbook

Visits: 924

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree