|Birth: ||Jun. 12, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 2008|
Tommy Lee Franklin died at the age of 78. On January 10,2008
He was born June 12, 1929 at Birds Point, Mo. to the late Harry Arthur and Gertrude Riggs Franklin. He was preceded in death by his brothers Johnny Dee Franklin, James Robert Franklin, and sister Betty Lee Franklin Davis.
He lived most of his life in Mississippi County. Being born near the banks of the Mississippi River, he spent most of his working life piloting Tow Boats from the Great Lakes to the Gulf Coast. He considered himself a "River Rat".
In Memory of "RiVeR RaT", "In all thy ways ackowledge him and he shall direct thy paths" Prv.3:6
Note: Cause of death: Natural
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: To the Upper Mississippi River....It was the biggest part of his life
Created by: J. Arnold
Record added: Feb 28, 2009
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