Franklin Edgar Waters, 76, of Louisburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at the VA Medical Center in Durham. He was born in Gustavis, Ohio and was the son of the late Frances Hayes Waters and Lorenzo Stewart Waters. Mr. Waters was a veteran of the US Navy and was the former owner and operator of F-n-F Garage Doors.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Zebulon, with the Rev. Ron Wallace officiating.
Mr. Waters is survived by his wife of 34 years, Donna Waters; son, Franklin Waters, Jr. and wife, Shanna; daughter, Noella Harris and husband, Dana Joe; sisters, Juanita Boswell and husband, Cecil and Lydia Blanchette and husband, Joe; grandchildren, David McElrath and wife, Theressa, Franklin Waters, III, Thomas Medlin, J.J. Medlin, and Dana Fay Harris. He was preceded in death by his son, James McElrath and by his sister, Carolyn Maynard and her husband, Lou.