Herbert Louis Franklin, age 86, of Carthage, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at his home.

Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Culdee Presbyterian Church Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Joseph Washburn.

A native of Harrison County, Ky., he was a son of the late Brent and Sadie Franklin. He retired from the United States Air Force after 29 years of service and  worked for 10 years in civil service at Fort Bragg . He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie Franklin..

He is survived by daughter: Jo Ann Wicker, of Carthage; brother: Roy Dean Franklin, of Cynthiana, Ky.; grandsons: Charles Herbert Wicker and Bobby Wicker.

The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home on  Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 6 to 8 PM.

Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Franklin family.

Online condolences: PinesFunerals.com.


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  1. JoAnn, So sorry for your loss. Mr. Franklin was always such a kind man, I enjoyed getting to know him thru the bank. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. I am sorry to read of the passing of your loved one. Words don’t always ease the pain when you are grieving the death of a loved one, but I hope you will find comfort in Jesus’ promise of the resurrection hope(Acts 24:15)when he will raise up those who ar

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