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Obituary: Yvonne Franklin, 71, Adair Co., KY

She was a member of a large, respected family. She was a former cook at the Circle R Restaurant in Columbia, KY, for several years

Yvonne Franklin, 71, a resident of Summit Manor Health & RehabColumbia, KY, passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 1:55amCT, atSummit Manor.

The Funeral service Friday, Oct. 30, 2009 at 11:00amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQuearyFuneral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Kerry Yates the officiating clergy. Interment in Grant Cemetery, 80 Roy Grant RD, Columbia KY in the Glensfork Community. Visitation after 4:00pmCT Thursday, October 29, 2009, at the funeral home.

Yvonne Franklin, 71, Columbia, KY (1938-2009)

She was born September 27, 1938, the daughter of the late Elva & Lula Bunch Blair of Glensfork, KY, and died October 28, 2009, at the age of 71 years, 1 month, and 1 day.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three sons: Larry Franklin and wife Tammy; David Franklin and wife Becky, and Tony Franklin and wife Sheila all of Columbia, KY

  • One daughter: Deloris Vance of Columbia, KY

  • She was peceded in death by one son and one sister: Timmy Franklin on May 9, 1991and Mary Stephens

  • Two sisters: Jewell Huddleston and Emogene Franklin

  • One brother: William "Bill" Blair of Louisville, KY

  • 11 grandchildren: Anthony, Josh, Tonya, Sydney, Jonathan, Deshay, Elisha,and Gracie Franklin, Alex & Holdyn Vance and Laura Heseman

  • Two great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews & a host of other relatives and friends
She was a cook at Circle R Restaurant for several years.

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Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements

This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.

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