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John Charles Franklin
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1895
Delaware
Nowata County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun., 1975
Hobbs
Lea County
New Mexico, USA

Daily News-Sun, Hobbs, New Mexico, June 26, 1975, Page 9

John Charles Franklin Rites Friday
Rites will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Griffin Funeral Home Chapel for John C. Franklin, 79, of 417 West White.
Officiating will be the Rev. O.W. Newman, Pastor of Glad Tidings Assembly of god Church. Burial will follow in Prairie Haven Cemetery with Griffin Funeral Home in charge.
Mr. Franklin died Wednesday at La Siesta Retirement Center following a lengthy illness.
He was born in Oklahoma and had been employed by Hobbs Pipe and Supply Co. before his retirement.
Survivors include on son, Robert C. Franklin of Midland, Texas; Five daughters, Mrs. Beulah Martin and Mrs Alma Juanita Simen, both of Hobbs, Mrs Gladys Vanley of Odessa, Texas, Mrs Daisy Matthews of Midland, Texas, and Mrs Violet Edna Waller of Kennewick, Washington, 10 grandchildren, and 18 great grandchildren, and 10 great great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Buddy Brice, Lyle Gholson, W.T. Kerley, Jack Kerley, George New and Thurman Holladay.


Born in Cooweescoowee District, Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory.
Married Cora A. Tuttle, on 30 Dec 1912 at Nowata, Nowata County, Oklahoma.
Father of:
Drucilla
Gladys
Beulah
Edna
Juanita

Married Lula Ellen Adams.
Father of
Daisey
Robert Charles

Moved to Hobbs, Lea County, New Mexico about 1949. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Alexander Franklin (1857 - 1917)
  Amanda Jane Mathews Franklin (1854 - 1928)
 
 Spouses:
  Cora A Tuttle Myers (1893 - 1980)
  Lula Ellen Adams (1892 - 1959)
  Lucille W Franklin (1922 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Drucella Franklin Hanley (1913 - 1963)*
  Gladys Franklin Vanley (1916 - 2002)*
  Beulah Franklin Martin (1917 - 1998)*
  Alma Juanita Franklin Simen (1923 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Susan Franklin Spotts (1875 - 1926)*
  Albert Newton Franklin (1877 - 1954)*
  James Aaron Franklin (1881 - 1956)*
  Robert Marion Franklin (1883 - 1965)*
  Mary Jane Franklin Pharris (1885 - 1961)*
  John Charles Franklin (1895 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: I would like to thank my cousin Robert Charles Franklin, without his knowledge and help, I would have never found my Great Great Uncle Charley.
 
Burial:
Prairie Haven Memorial Park
Hobbs
Lea County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Michael Burk
Record added: Aug 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75156393
John Charles Franklin
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Added by: James Cosentino
 
 
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- Wanda M.
 Added: Oct. 2, 2011
 
 
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