|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1909|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 1949|
name: Eddie Franklin
event date: 17 Feb 1949
event place: , Johnson, Kentucky
estimated birth year: 1910
father: William James Franklin
mother: Ellen Sammons
volume/page/certificate number: 3129
film number: 2137976
Paintsville Herald, 24 Feb 1949:
Funeral services were held at 2 p. m. Saturday, for Eddie Franklin, 39, city, who was killed in an accident while at work at Thealka on Feb. 17, 1949. Mr. Franklin, an employee of the North East Coal Company, died instantly when he was struck on the head by a heavy piece of timber.
He was born at Thealka March 9, 1909, the son of W. J. and the late Ellen Sammons Franklin. Mr. Franklin was a highly respected citizen and his family and friends have sustained a great loss in his passing. He followed the carpenter's trade as an occupation, and was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Mildred Franklin, two sons, Perry Martin and Irvin Bryan at home, and one daughter, Mrs. Ellen Jean Williams, city. He is survived by his father, five brothers, Thomas of Ashland, Edgar, a twin, Con, Everett, James, and one sister, Miss Nora Aval Franklin, all of Thealka.
Funeral services were held at 2 p. m., Saturday at the Freewill
Baptist Church here by Rev. Fred Rowland, assisted by Rev. Scott
Castle and Rev. C. C. Hall.
Burial was made in the family cemetery by the Jones Funeral Home.
William James Franklin (1880 - 1955)
Ellen M Sammons Franklin (1883 - 1938)
Eddie Franklin (1909 - 1949)
Edgar Franklin (1909 - 2000)*
Con Franklin (1912 - 1962)*
Everett Franklin (1915 - 1979)*
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Record added: Oct 24, 2012
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