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Daisy Clementine Keen Franklin
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1874
Death: Jul. 2, 1967

FRANKLIN, Mrs. Daisy (J. H.) of Rockdale. Age 92. Died 7/2/1967 (Sunday) at Boswell Rest Home, Rockdale, after of long illness. Services held (Tuesday) at Phillips & Luckey Chapel in Rockdale. Burial in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Rev. Robert Walker, pastor of St.John's Methodist Church, officiated.

She was BORN 8/24/1874 and was christened Daisy at Allendale, Illinois to M/M. Levi Campton Keen, both deceased. Married John Henderson Franklin in Ellison Ridge Comm. near Thorndale 2/19/1893. 7 children were born. Preceded in death by Mr. Franklin in 1947, also son, L.C. Franklin and daughter, Mrs. Beatrice Bownds. She was the last of 5 children of the Levi Keen Family. Member of St.John's Methodist Church, and had spent almost all her life in and around Rockdale.

SURVIVORS: 3 sons, Clyde and Keen Franklin, both of Rockdale; Rev. Claude Franklin of Highlands; 2 daughters, Mrs. L.E. Gary of Rockdale and Mrs. D.D. Horton of Galena Park; 14 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; several great-great-grand-children; number of nieces and nephews. 
 
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 Parents:
  Levi Compton Keen (1836 - 1891)
  Sarah Madden Keen (1849 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  John Henderson Franklin (1871 - 1947)
 
 Children:
  Clyde Franklin (1893 - 1975)*
  Claude Franklin (1896 - 1970)*
  Keen Franklin (1899 - 1984)*
  Beatrice Gertrude Franklin Bownds (1901 - 1942)*
  Blanche Franklin Horton (1904 - 1998)*
  Marie Vasti Franklin Gary (1908 - 1979)*
  L C Franklin (1911 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Gertrude Keen Knight (1864 - 1946)*
  Pete Keen (1870 - 1953)*
  Ella Keen Clayton (1872 - 1967)*
  Daisy Clementine Keen Franklin (1874 - 1967)
  George W. Keen (1876 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Lawn Cemetery
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Oct 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22258548
Daisy Clementine <i>Keen</i> Franklin
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Daisy Clementine <i>Keen</i> Franklin
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- Donna Cox Beveridge
 Added: Nov. 30, 2015
Daisy Clementine Keen Franklin's mother was Sarah Madden. Her daughters were Beatrice Gertrude Bownds, Blanche Horton and Marie Vasti Gary. Daisy was a strong hearted woman in a little frame. She only weighed over a 100 lbs. when she was pregnant. I a...(Read more)
- Betsy Gruchalla
 Added: Jul. 24, 2013
daisy was a cusin in law of mine she was wy grandmother ophelia franklin eldred,s sister in law may she rest inpeace any one who wantes to share please comtact me
- marie eldred blagburn
 Added: Oct. 1, 2011
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