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 Edith Mae <I>Van Dyke</I> Franklin

Edith Mae Van Dyke Franklin

Pettis County, Missouri, USA
Death 10 Jul 1970 (aged 74)
Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri, USA
Burial Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 49448208 · View Source
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Obit courtesy of Russell 'Rusty' Smith:

Edith Franklin

Mrs. Edith M. Franklin, 74, Route 2, died at her home at 10 a.m. Friday.

She was born in Pettis County, daughter of the late Joseph and Judith Broyles Van Dyke, Feb. 10, 1896.

She was married to Russell George Franklin, Jan. 16, 1916. He preceded her in death, March 31, 1962.

She was a member of the Pleasant Hill Methodist Church and a life long resident of Pettis County.

Mrs. Franklin is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Frank (Dorothy) Lappat, 900 South Madison; Mrs. Russell (Helen) McFatrich, Route 1; Mrs. Charles (Betty) Hickam, Route 2; fours sons, George D. Franklin, Route 2; Carl E. Franklin, 640 East Ninth; William E. Franklin, Ft. Lee, N.J.; Gary Lee Franklin, Little Rock, Ark.; two brothers, Frank Van Dyke, Smithton; Orville Van Dyke, Lincoln; 20 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Russell Franklin.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Heckart-Gillespie Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.




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  • Originally Created by: JMW
  • Added: 9 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49448208
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Mae Van Dyke Franklin (10 Feb 1896–10 Jul 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49448208, citing Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Matt and Sarah Lirley McCune (contributor 47079238) .