Funeral services for Jessie Franz will be held Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at 10 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be Rev. Ronnie Whitlock. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. today (Tuesday, August 23, 2011) at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Jessie was born Nov. 5, 1931 in Bernice and entered into rest August 21, 2011 in Homer.
Her parents, Buster and Louise Ray and sister, Margie Ray Lee preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband, Paul Franz of Arcadia; daughter, Pam Wilson and husband, Pat of Haughton; sister, Melba Lewis and husband, James of Minden; brothers, Billy Ray and wife, Kathy of Minden; Buddy Ray of Shreveport and Jerry Ray of Doyline; grandchildren, Steven Wilson and wife, Amanda and Melissa Wilson; great-grandchildren, Savannah, Haley, Caitlynn and Madilyn.
Pallbearers will be Eric Lee, Alan Ray, Heath Lewis, Jimmy Sapp, Ricky Fullerton, Randy Ray and Jeremy Bolton.