He was born January 8, 1972, in Hellier, the son of the late Ezra Counts and Bertha Rose Counts. He was a retired coal miner, a member of the UMWA, and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; one son, Rick Counts, (Shirley A.), of Ashland; one daughter, Vickie Compton (Billy Ray) of Banner; and one grandchild, Hannah Counts Glorida (Edward).
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Lester Counts; and one sister, Marie McCauley.
Funeral services for Frank Counts were conducted Sunday, June 5, at 2 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Clergyman Louie Ferrari officiating.
Burial was in the Richmond Cemetery, in Prestonsburg, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home.
Visitation was at the funeral home.
Pallbearers: Adam Hicks, Craig Crisp, Raymond Hall, Ed Gloria, and Shannon Crisp.