Rev. Jack Woodrow Franklin, 89, of Victoria, passed away September 25, 2013. He was born November 22, 1923, in San Antonio to the late Russell Sterges and Rebbie Melson Franklin. Rev. Franklin served as pastor for First U.M.C. in Somerset, First U.M.C. in Universal City, First U.M.C. in Devine, First U.M.C. in Hondo, First U.M.C. in Mountain Home, Oxford U.M.C. in San Antonio, St. Paul's U.M.C. in Kerrville, St. Mark's U.M.C. in Victoria and was the administrator for Hill Top Village in Kerrville and Wesley Manor in Weslaco.
A joint funeral service will be held Saturday, September 28, 2013, at 11 AM, at First United Methodist Church in Victoria, for Rev. Jack Franklin and wife, Rosa Jean Franklin, who passed away March 18, 2011. Rev. Jarrell Sharp will be officiating.
A graveside service will be held Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at 11 AM, at the San Fernando Cemetery III, 1735 Cupples Road, San Antonio, Texas, 78226, with Rev. Sid Spiller officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Methodist Children's Home, 1111 Herring Avenue, Waco, Texas, 76708.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com