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Franklin Bryan Pepper

1932 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Franklin Bryan Pepper Obituary
Franklin Bryan Pepper, 81, of Beverly Hills, Florida, passed away August 2, 2014. He was born December 1, 1932 in Mims, Brevard County Florida to the late James Kelsey Pepper and Maggie May Conner Pepper. He graduated from Lakeland Senior High School in 1950. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and served in Stuttgart, Germany. He was a past Rotarian and a member of the American Legion and the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks. He was an avid genealogist, helping many friends and family members trace their ancestries. He was a dedicated salt water fisherman and enjoyed taking friends and family on his boat.
He is survived by his wife, Mildred Bonita Pepper; two sons, Peter D. Kantor and Michael J. Kantor and his daughter, Patricia K. Wooley; his brother, Hugh J. Pepper and his wife Betty; brother-in-law, John W. Vogt and his wife Tonie; eight grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
A celebration of his life will take place Saturday, 10 a.m., August 9, 2014, at the Crystal River First Baptist Church. A graveside Service will follow at 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon at Oakhill Cemetery in Lakeland. In lieu of flowers the family has requested that Memorial Contributions may be made to the Florida Baptist Children's Home in Lakeland, Florida (www.fbchomes.com). Arrangements are under the direction of Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on Aug. 7, 2014
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