|Birth: ||Nov. 16, 1893|
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 1975|
FRANKLIN, Clyde of Rockdale. Age 81. Died 8/24/1975 (Sunday) in Richards Memorial Hospital, Rockdale. Graveside services held (Tuesday) at Milano City Cemetery. Phillips & Luckey in charge of arrangements.
He was BORN 11/16/1893 and lived in Milam Co. most of his life and in Rockdale much of that time. He retired as Postmaster of Rockdale 11/30/1963. Graduate of Tulia High School. Veteran of WW-1. Served all capacities of VFW, American Legion, Chamber of Commerce, Lion's Club and Rotary club. Member of St.John United Methodist Church. Son of the late M/M. John Franklin, who were former residents of Thorndale.
SURVIVORS: Wife, Mrs. Elonia Franklin of Rockdale; son, Clyde Clayton Franklin of Houston; brother, Keen Franklin of Rockdale; sisters, Mrs. L.E. Gary of Rockdale, Mrs. Blanche Horton of Pasadena.
Elonia Peeples Franklin (1891 - 1979)
Annie Mae Phillips Franklin (1899 - 1953)*
Clyde Clayton Franklin (1922 - 1978)*
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Oct 16, 2007
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