KING, Mr. Franklin Delano, 80, a resident of Goshen, Alabama died Monday, April 14, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Joquin Baptist Church with Rev. Ted Hines and Rev. Mike Thomas officiating. Interment will follow in Darien Cemetery with Turner Funeral Home of Luverne directing. Mr. King is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Joe King. He is survived by six children, Ted and Karla Hines of Pahokee, Florida, Mary Joe and Floyd Odle of Spring Hill, Tennessee, Suzan and Donald Verrette of Denham Springs, Louisiana, Sherry Smith of Montgomery, Alabama, Karen and Dennis Becker of San Antonio, Texas, and Mary Strunk of Luverne, Alabama; eleven Grandchildren, Jodi Strock, Jim Long, Jason Hines, Shelly Long, Marty Magallanes, Jeremy Hines, Kelli Hines-Doyle, Anna Bosworth, Penny Strunk, Amy Schweinsberg, and Ginny Herald; twenty great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and two sisters, Olvada Flowers, Gainesville, Florida and Madaline McGinty of Neptune Beach, Florida. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6-8 pm. The family requests memorials to be made to Joquin Baptist Church, The
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