Mr. Franklin died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at his residence.
Born Feb. 23, 1954, in Spartanburg, S.C., he was a son of the late Marion and Mary “Tootsie” Franklin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Jenny Sparks; and a brother, James Marion Franklin.
Mr. Franklin was employed with Magnolia Window and Doors. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Diane Franklin of Baldwin; daughter, Angelic Nicole Sheridan of Spruce Pine, N.C.; son, James Robert Franklin of Spruce Pine, NC.; stepson and his wife, Danny and Amie Lloyd of Pendergrass; stepson, Robert Lloyd of Campobello, S.C.; sisters; Becky Franklin of Spartanburg, and Michelle Franklin of Spartanburg, S.C.,; six grandchildren.
The family requests memorials be made to the humane society of one’s choice.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
July 23, 2014