|Birth: ||May 27, 1924|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 2007|
G. Franklin Deskins, 83, of Hartford City, IN, passed away Saturday at his residence. He was born in Atwell Mountain, WV, the son of George and Evelyn (Addair) Deskins. On Feb. 26, 1944 he married Clois (Baker) Deskins, who survives.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during World War II. He worked for Hartford Concrete Products for seven years and Olga Coal Company for 27 years. He was a member of the Church of Christ and United Mine Workers. He was a Boy Scout leader.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Cloia Deskins; two sons, F. David Deskins (Susie), and Wayne Deskins (Michele); two daughters, Judy Ruble and Lucy Pruitt Stacy; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and six brothers.
The family would like to send a special thanks to Marcy Trailer and Ronnie Green for all their support and kindness.
Private family services have been arranged. Garden View Funeral home is assisting the family with services. Burial will be in the Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Muncie.
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Record added: Mar 25, 2013
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