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 Melvin James “Cotton” Franklin

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Melvin James “Cotton” Franklin

  • Birth 5 May 1926 Ocoee, Polk County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 23 May 2012 Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Polk County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 78465437

Cotton was born in Tennessee but, he lived in Michigan for many years. He was married to a Canadian lady - Evelyn Franklin until her passing. Two children; Duane Franklin (Florida) and Peggy Franklin (Moody) - Michigan.

Cotton lived the later part of his life in Cleveland, Tennessee with his brother Fred. He passed away at the age of 86.

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  • Maintained by: Marian Presswood
  • Originally Created by: Laurie Wilson
  • Added: 15 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78465437
  • Matthew Jenkins
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melvin James “Cotton” Franklin (5 May 1926–23 May 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78465437, citing Cookson Creek Cemetery, Polk County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Marian Presswood (contributor 47361548) .