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Gladys Franklin, Taylor County, KY (1927-2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded family. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY

Gladys Franklin, 85 of Campbellsville, KY, died at 11:56amET, Friday, October 26, 2012, in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 2pmET/1pmCT, Sunday, October 28, 2012, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY by Bro. Mark Graham. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, West Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is 5pm-8pmET/4pm-7pmCT, Saturday, October 27, 2012, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Chandler Franklin, Chris Franklin, Mike Franklin, Austin Graham, John Graham, Wesley Graham, Cameron Mann, and Katherine Williams.

Honorary pallbearers: Tristan Bishop, Aaron Franklin, Matthew Franklin, Michah Franklin, Nicholas Franklin, Gabriel Graham, Megan Graham, and Michael Miller.

Gladys Franklin, Taylor County, KY (1927-2012)

Gladys Franklin was the daughter of the late Roy Clark and Haggie Gribbins Clark. She was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Saturday, January 31, 1927. She died, Friday, October 26, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 85 years, 8 months, and 26 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and one son: Connie Graham and husband, Sam of Campbellsville, KY; and Dallas Lynn Franklin and wife, Phyllis of Lebanon, KY

  • Seven grandchildren

  • Twelve great grandchildren

  • Three step great grandchildren

  • Two great great grandchildren

  • Two step great great -grandchildren

  • Three brothers and two sisters: Buford Clark and wife, Joan of Macon, Georgia; Leslie Clark and wife, Beechel, Douglas Clark and wife, Diane, Beulah Pyles and Laverne Sapp of Campbellsville, KY

  • One sister in law, Ruby Clark of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Gordon Clark.

Send a condolence to the family of Gladys Franklin

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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