Lanny Franklin

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Lanny Doke Franklin, age 66 of Lewisburg died Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 at his residence.

Mr. Franklin was a native of Marshall County, and the son of the late Willie Doke and Ventura Smith Franklin. He was a retired Senior Systems Analyst from Inner-City Products and Cosmolab, and later worked at Lowe’s. He was a member of the Westvue Church of Christ and was an Army veteran.

He is survived by his son Gregory (Rachel) Franklin of Murfreesboro; daughter, Andrea (Jordan) Compton of Columbia; sister, Joyce (Benny) Burns of Petersburg; brother, Barry Franklin of Toney, AL; and one grandchild, Colton Compton.

The family was at the funeral home for visitation on Tuesday, 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, Mar. 1, 2017, at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Talley Cemetery at Cane Creek. London Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.