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Obituary: Donald Lewis Franklin, 66, Metcalfe Co., KY

He was a member of a respected South Metcalfe County family, a member of the Missionary Mound Baptist Church, and was self employed. Mr. Franklin was a U.S. Army veteran
Donald Lewis Franklin, age 66 of Louisville, KY, formerly of Metcalfe Co., KY, died Wednesday January 12, 2011 at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, FL.

Funeral services will be held 11amCT, Monday, January 17, 2011, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Missionary Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4pm-8pmCT, Sunday, January 16, 2011, at Butler Funeral Home.

He was the son of the late Elzie and Gertie McKinney Franklin.Donald was self employed and a US Army veteran. He was a member of the Missionary Mound Baptist Church.

He is survived by the following:
  • One sister and her husband: Carolyn (Robbie) Jones of Greensburg, KY

  • One nephew: Mike (Rhonda) Jones of Greensburg, KY

  • One neice: Robbin Milby of Greensburg, KY
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Green County Chapter of the Gideons.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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