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James Bradley Franklin, 65, Cumberland County, KY

James Bradley "Brad" Franklin, age 65 of Marrowbone, KY passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at his home.

Memorial Services are Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY. Visitation with the family will be from Noon until the time of service.

Brad was born on July 27, 1953 in Cumberland County, KY to the late James Douglas Franklin and Hilda Cary Franklin. He was a member of Highway Church of the Nazarene and had attended Casey Fork Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He had worked for many years as a truck driver for McWorter Trucking and M & M Trucking.

Survivors Include:

Two Sons - Zachary Franklin and Nick Thrasher and his wife Bethany, all of Albany, KY

One Daughter - Tori Franklin of Albany, KY

Four Brothers - John Franklin and his wife Tonya, and Joe Franklin and his wife Cathy all of Marrowbone, KY, Cary Franklin and his wife Elaine of Franklin, IN, and Mark Franklin of Newberry, SC

Three Sisters - Sue Parke and her husband Timmy of Dubre, KY, Crystal Garmon and her husband Charles of Marrowbone, KY and Sandy Hoots of Auburn, KY

Three Grandchildren - Kylie Beth Thrasher, Drake Thomas Thrasher, and Caleb Nicholas Thrasher all of Albany, KY and a host of nieces, nephews, and many other relatives and friends.

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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