James "Dee" Franklin, beloved husband of Billie (nee Jones) for 51 years, loving father of Elizabeth (Michael) Stewart and Paula Coker, adored grandfather of John Hyden, Miriah and Michael Kneisley and Colby Link, cherished great grandfather of Damain Hyden and Lilly and Rose Kelley. Also survived by numerous other nieces and nephews. Passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018 at the age of 78. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, April 25 at 6 PM at the Naegele, Kleb and Ihlendorf Funeral Home where friends may call from 4-6 PM. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
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