Frankie Gouge

Jun 21, 2013

Native of Haywood County

WAYNESVILLE — Frankie Gouge passed away Monday, June 17, 2013.

A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of Woodard and Nicey Mills Hill.  Also preceding her was a son Marvin  Hamilton Cope, two brothers and four sisters.

Frankie worked at Dayco and later owned Frankie's Special Touch, where she enjoyed meeting and serving customers.  She also enjoyed gardening and sharing the bounty and was know for her home style cooking.

Survivors are sons David Cope and Edward Kay, daughter Wendy Cope Moore, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two brothers and three sisters.

As per Frankie's request, no services will be held.  The family requests that you place your favorite hymns in your heart and sing them in celebration of a life well lived. The family also wants to thank the Brian Center for caring for their mom.

Garrett Funerals and Cremations has been entrusted with the arrangements. Visit