Elton Wayne Franklin, 83, of Glasgow, died Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital. Born in Barren County, he was the son of the late Charlie and Clara Culver Franklin and husband of the late Earline Wells Franklin. Mr. Franklin was a member of Temple Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Tim Franklin (Cathy), of Glasgow and Don Franklin (Sheila), of Etoile; two granddaughters, Kayla LeRoy (Zack) and Kelsie Martin (Brandon), both of Glasgow; two great-grandchildren, Kenzie LeRoy and Keldon Martin; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Laverne Emmert and Louise Taylor; and three brothers, Robert, Russell and James Franklin.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Published on December 27, 2016