Lillie May Franks

Female 1903 - 1988  (84 years)


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  • Name Lillie May Franks 
    Born 3 Dec 1903  Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Jun 1988  Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Jun 1988  Old Sarepta Cemetery - Sarepta, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1564  Cody LeBlanc's Family Tree
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2016 

    Family John Hollis Houston,   b. 19 Jan 1904, Logansport, DeSoto Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1987, Sarepta, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1925 
    Children 
    +1. Hollis Jeanne Houston,   b. 10 Jul 1927, Sarepta, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 2008, Springhill, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +2. Lillie Merle Houston,   b. 13 Jan 1929, Sarepta, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 2007, Springhill, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Lillie Franks Houston - 1963 Sarepta High School Yearbook
    Lillie Franks Houston - 1963 Sarepta High School Yearbook
    First Grade Teacher at Sarepta High School in Sarepta, La.
    Mrs. Lucille Murphy, Mrs. Lillie Houston, and Mrs. Grace Borland
    Mrs. Lucille Murphy, Mrs. Lillie Houston, and Mrs. Grace Borland
    Mrs. Lucille Murphy, 3rd Grade; Mrs. Lillie Houston, 1st Grade, and Mrs. Grace Borland, 2nd Grade - Teachers at Sarepta High School in Sarepta, La. in 1964.

    Documents
    Obituary of Lillie Franks Houston
    Obituary of Lillie Franks Houston
    Published in The Shreveport Times on June 17, 1988
    Hollis Houston and Lillie Franks Wedding Announcement
    Hollis Houston and Lillie Franks Wedding Announcement
    Published in The Shreveport Times on April 25, 1926

    Headstones
    Headstone of John and Lillie Franks Houston
    Headstone of John and Lillie Franks Houston
    Old Sarepta Cemetery - Sarepta, Louisiana, USA

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      SAREPTA, LA. - Services for Mrs. Lillie Franks Houston, 84, of Sarepta, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday June 17 at New Sarepta Baptist Church. Rev. Scott Teutsch will officiate, assisted by Rev. Leo Beck. Burial: Old Sarepta Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Mortuary, Springhill.

      Mrs. Houston died Thursday, June 16, 1988, at Humana Hospital, Springhill following a short illness. She was a native of Sarepta having lived there for the past 67 years. She was a member of the New Sarepta Baptist Church and was a retired school teacher, having taught first grade in the Sarepta School District for 42 years. She also taught one year at Minden, La.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, John Hollis Houston, January 9, 1987.

      She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Hollis Jeanne Childs of Minden, La. and Mrs. Lillie Merle Evans, of Sarepta; 3 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

      Pallbearers will be: Bob Patterson, Joe Love, P.S. Phillips, C.G. Alford, B.H. Huckaby, Curtis Morgan, Harold Newsome, and Richard Griffin.

      (Published in The Shreveport Times on June 17, 1988)