Who was the informant on Montie's death cert? It could not have been Vertie because she died about 5 months before Franklin. Her maiden name was Vertie May FRY, b 8 Feb 1884, father Neal, mother's maiden name unknown to Montie, d 18 Nov 1952.
There is no census information to support Montie's mother being Beulah Easter, although Beulah may have been her middle name. Wood County marriage records are available from http://wcdpl.lib.oh.us/wcdpllocalhistory.asphttp://wcdpl.lib.oh.us/wcdpllocalhistory.asp
Franklin and Lida/Lydia had another son, Orel B. who was born 28 Sep 1880 in Indiana. Orel died 18 Feb 1952 in Bowling Green, Wood, OH.
When Franklin died 28 Jun 1941 in Wayne, Wood, OH, his wife was Martha, possible maiden name HITCHCOCK. She said Franklin's father's name was William (John in 1860) and his mother's maiden name was Mary KISER/KAISER.