Loyd A. Franklin

Loyd A. Franklin Abilene, Kansas

Loyd A. Franklin

91, passed away Wednesdy, January 6th, in Abilene. He was born August 21, 1924 in Chanute, the son of Arthur and Estelle (Hubler) Franklin. Growing up in Chanute and Abilene, Loyd attended local schools. He was a Marine Veteran of World War II serving in the Pacific Theater. On June 19, 1947, Loyd married Mahree Adams. All of their married life was spent in Abilene. He had been employed by McKenna Pontiac in Junction City for 30 years, retiring in 1988. She preceded him in death in 2007. Loyd enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, hunting, raising Britney Spaniels, Old cars, trap shooting and square dancing. He was also preceded in death by a son, Loyd A. Franklin Jr.; his parents; 2 sisters, Irma Taylor and Delores Wilson and 2 brothers, Leroy and Warren Franklin.
Survived by: 2 Daughters
Connie Franklin Abilene
Debbie Barnes Abilene
4 Grandchildren
8 Great-grandchildren
Loyd had requested cremation. Family memorial services will be held at a later date. The family suggests memorial contributions in his name be made to the Emmanuel United Methodist Church. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.
Condolences: http://dannerfuneralhome.net/

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