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Sharod Franks

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A Private Graveside Service for Mr. Sharod Lavon Franks will be conducted 11:00 AM Friday, August 28, 2020 at Mount Rona Baptist Church Cemetery, 8135 Friendfield Road, Effingham, South Carolina. Interment will follow, directed by Smith Funeral Home of Florence, LLC.

Mr. Sharod Lavon Franks, the son of the late John D. Fulmore and Reverend Tanga Franks Sarratt was born October 7, 1987 in Florence, South Carolina. Mr. Sharod departed this life on Sunday, August 23, 2020, after a brief illness.

Mr. Sharod Franks attended South Florence High School where he played football. Additionally, Sharod attended Wil Lou Gray Military Academy. He was a member of Mount Rona Baptist Church in Effingham, South Carolina. In 2010, Sharod relocated to Greer, South Carolina where he was currently employed by Cohen Construction until his death. Sharod had a passion for music and was currently pursuing his music career.

Sharod had a very proud, unconditional love for his family and very close friends.

Mr. Sharod leaves to cherish his memories: his mother, Reverend Tanga (step dad, Reverend Sylvester) Sarratt; his grandmother, Wonell Fulmore; a sister, Bridget Fulmore; three brothers, John (Vanessa) Fulmore, Toby (Zandraill) Fulmore, and Quinten Fulmore; two special cousins, David Williams and Dayshia Williams; two special aunts, Cynthia Marie Franks and Cathey Franks; and a host of aunts; uncles; cousins; nieces; nephews; and friends.

Please keep the family of Sharod Lavon Franks in your thoughts and prayers.

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You will Truly Be Missed.... I'll never forget the 1st time we met while you played your music. I asked you to turn it down. You smiled and replied, "Yes ma'am." Then you inquired, "Who that woman is." LOL The rest was laughter and jokes. Your Mom's Homegirl (as you would say)...

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Romans 8:28 Will keep the family in prayer-Laney

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We're so sorry to hear of the passing of Sharod. We are continuously praying for strength for the family. Love, Minister Reggie and Ebony German

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My condolences to family. Aldeana

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To my BABY BROTHER from the time I met you at 6 years old when we lost our father it was never a dull moment, I Love You but God loved you best, you have gained you Wings, Fly High, until we meet again I LOVE YOU!!!!!! Death got to be easy cause life is hard, it will leave you physically, mentally, and emotionally scarred....

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To my cousin you was so much fun to be around. I remember when you wash my car and shine it up you had that Dodge Charger looking good cuz. So cuz I'm going to miss you so take your rest.

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If you ever looked up the definition of a friend it would be you. Thank you for that from the bottom of my heart.

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The jokes, the laughter I'll never forget. It was never a dull moment being around you. Our friendship will forever live on in my heart. Sleep in peace my friend, until we meet again.....With Love, Shawanda Parker

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I will never forget you friend.. I love you, Cricket Smith..

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Although I can't be there in person I will be there in spirit we grew up together in church and sang on the choir, you was a great person with a great personality and will be missed, prayers to the family during this difficult time

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