Martha Franks Williams died June 21, 2013 at Hillside Nursing Home in Wake Forest. She is the daughter of the late Dwight M. Franks, Sr. and Lethia Jones Franks. She is a graduate of Cary High School, Elon University, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Her career was with N C State, Wake County, and several churches. She is also preceded in death by her brother, Dwight and her sister, Mary Weatherspoon and her husband George.
She is survived by her daughter, Michelle Magaha and husband Chris, granddaughters, Caitlin and Madison, brother, the Rev. M. Carlisle Franks, wife Irma, sister-in-law, Mary Louise Franks, three nieces and five nephews, great nieces and nephews, and three great-great nieces.
A Memorial service will be held Saturday, June 29, 2013, 11:00 A. M., Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 300 St. Mary’s St., Raleigh. Inurnment will be private. The family will receive friends following the service.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Rolesville Baptist Church, Youth Ministry, 203 E. Young St., Rolesville, NC. 27571.