Von Carl Franklin II, age 75, of Woodbury passed away Friday, January 31, 2020 at Alive Hospice of Murfreesboro. He was a native of Hamilton Co.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, June Totherow Franklin of Woodbury; Children, Vonzella (Jesse) Ingram of Woodbury, Claudia Lavender of Tullahoma, Mistye (Joe) Collette of Woodbury, Von Carl (Barbie) Franklin III of Woodbury, Kayla Franklin of Woodbury, Destiny Franklin of Woodbury, Lori Lynn Franklin of Sarasota, FL, & Vonzella Lynn Suddeth of Soddy Daisy; Siblings, Joyce Carter of Chattanooga & Jonah Schmidt of Rossville, GA; Grandchildren, Larry Williamson, Stacy Lambert, Dillan Collette, Damon Collette, Kermit Peebles, David Lavender, Carroll Davis, Jeffery Lavender, Dustin Lavender, Cody Strickland, Kristen Franklin, Von Carl Franklin IV, & Preston Lemons.
23 Great Grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Vaughn Carl Franklin I & Dorothy Nell Vandiver Franklin.
Mr. Franklin was a member of the Baptist church and was the owner of Franklin & Son Custom Upholstery. He enjoyed fishing & hunting, but especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Memorial Visitation will be Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 11 to 3 PM at Woodbury Funeral Home.