Robert A. Francois Jr.(1945 - 2018)

Robert A. Francois Jr. of Taylor County, Florida (formerly of Middletown, Delaware) passed from this life on May 16, 2018.

He was born on Oct. 9, 1945 in Wilmington, Delaware. Robert graduated from Middletown High School in 1964 and moved to Florida in 1989.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert A. Francois and Elsie M. (Coleman) Francois Emerson Wood, as well as his grandparents Robert E. and Adella (Conaway) Francois and Romie B. and Elsie (Blade) Coleman.

He is survived by his step-father, James E. Wood, a half-brother, William E. Emerson III, his wife Julie (Grauslys) Emerson all from Stafford, Va. He is also survived by his nephew, William E. Emerson IV, his wife, Laura (Hogan) Emerson and their daughters, Angelina Grace and Alexandra Keira Emerson, three nieces; the eldest is Kristina M. (Emerson) Day, her husband, Benjamin Day and their son, Christian Coleman Day of Lexington, Va. Second is Joanna P. Emerson of Fredericksburg, Va., and youngest niece, Diana M. (Emerson) Jerman, her husband, Bobby W. Jerman and their son Bobby Wayne Jerman II of Stafford, Va.

A graveside service will be held on Monday, June 4, 2018 in Townsend Cemetery next to his father.

For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. – 2 Corinthians 5:1

Funeral Home

Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC - Middletown
212 North Broad Street P. O. Box 126 Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 378-3410

Published in Middletown Transcript from May 29 to June 7, 2018