Services for Jack A. Franklin, age 80, of Pell City, Alabama were held on Monday, September 13, 2010 at Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City with Bro. Doug Ford and Bro. Sam Jones officiating. Interment was in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Mr. Franklin passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2010. He is preceded in death by his wife, Patty Franklin; son Rex Franklin; and grandson, James Franklin. Mr. Franklin is survived by two sons, Mark (Denise) Franklin and Vernon “Veto” (Brenda) Franklin; daughter, Tracy (John) Bergman; grandchildren, Anna Laura Bergman, Roxanne Franklin, Brantley Gerhardt, April (Scott) Wright, Carlton Franklin, and Jake Franklin; one great grandchild, Ava. Mr. Franklin is a 1948 graduate of Ashville High School. He served in the U.S. Army from 1948-1952. He was retired from the Anniston Army Depot. Condolences may be offered at www.kilgroefh.com. Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City directed the services.
Published on  September 14, 2010