HOPKINSVILLE - Dr. Franklin W. Frederick, Jr., 59, of Martin Court, died at 4:15am Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at Tennessee Valley Healthcare System in Murfreesboro, TN, of natural causes. Funeral services will be 9am Saturday, August 24, 2013, at Faith Lutheran Church, with Rev. Michael Croom officiating. Burial will be at 3pm (EST) at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Lexington, KY. Visitation will be Saturday from 8:30am until the funeral hour at Faith Lutheran Church. Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville in charge of arrangements. A native of Fort Dix, NJ, he was born February 21, 1954, the son of the late Franklin Walter Frederick, Sr., and Helene Feussner Frederick. He was a retired US Army
Major in the Medical Corps Division of Psychiatry. He served time in Iraq. He worked at Western State Hospital after retiring from the military. He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church. He was preceded in death by his father and mother. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Lutheran Church, 405 Shelia Drive, Hopkinsville, KY 42240, or
, Greater Kentucky & Southern Indiana Chapter, 3703 Taylorsville Rd, Suite 102, Louisville, KY 40220-1330.