William Franklin Mise (1931-2007)
Apr 18, 2007 - 12:30:30 am CDT
LEASBURG, N.C. - William Franklin Mise 76, 1064 Highway 119 North went home to be with his Lord Wednesday April 11, 2007 at his residence. He had experienced declining health for several years. He was born in Caswell County March 20, 1931, to the late Dan Hannable Mise and Mary Hamlett Mise. He was a farmer most of his life. Educated in Caswell County, he was a member of Griers Presbyterian Church and he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Funeral services will be Friday, at 11:00 at Beulah Baptist Church, conducted by Reverend Morgan Roberts. Interment will be at Griers Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Survivors are wife, Leona Simmons Mise of the home; one daughter, Robin Elaine Mise; two sons, William Dennis Mise and wife, Gail of Leasburg and James Ronald Mise and wife, Connie of Lehi, Utah; sisters, Maggie Mise of Leasburg and Sarah Broach of Roxboro; four grandchildren; two great grandchildren; step children, Debra Stikeleather and husband Gene, Meleady Gusler and Husband Bill, Peggy Barfield and husband Travis, Pamela Reagan, Melissa Wells and husband, Dwight, Denise Reagan Parliman, James Reagan, Jr. and wife, Diane,, Bryon Reagan and wife, Donna, nineteen step grandchildren and eight step great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by one son Michael Timothy Mise, two brothers "Mack" Mise and Allen Mise and one step grandson Nathan Scott Harrell.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6-9 pm at Beulah Baptist Church on Highway 158 East and at other times at the residence. Harrelson Funeral Service is assisting the Mise family with arrangements.
Source: The Caswell Messenger, 18 April 2007.