Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Luther “Bill” Franklin, age 94 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered rest Thursday, January 13, 2022. Mr. Franklin was born in Jackson County, Georgia the son of the late John David Franklin and the late Avie Wiggly Franklin, was a member of Temple Baptist Church in Gainesville, Georgia, a Minister and Evangelist in and around the Northeast Georgia area, touching many lives through the years. Mr. Franklin was also a talented furniture maker. Preceding Mr. Franklin was his wife Mary Aikens Franklin, sons, Earl and Lucky Franklin, and grandson, Jeffery Franklin.
Survivors include daughter in law, Sandra Franklin, grandchildren, Tim Franklin (Marie), Payden Franklin, Melissa Holland, Cortney Franklin, and scores of great grand and great -great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held 10:00 A.M. Saturday, January 15, 2022, from Woodbine Cemetery with Reverend Levi Nix officiating. No public visitation is planned.
Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.
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