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Roy Bradford "Brad" Franklin Jr.

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Roy Bradford "Brad" Franklin Jr. Obituary
Roy Bradford "Brad" Franklin, Jr.

Swannanoa -

Roy Bradford "Brad" Franklin, Jr., 70, of Swannanoa, passed away at home on July 7, 2018.

Brad was born April 14, 1948 in Buncombe County to the late Roy Bradford Franklin, Sr. and Mary Sue Franklin. He was a graduate of Owen High School where he played basketball. He enjoyed restoring cars and basketball. Brad worked in textiles most of his life, and he was a member of Swannanoa United Methodist Church.

Brad is survived by his wife of 47 years, Kathy Franklin; children, Brad Franklin, III (Nicci), Bryan Franklin (Dudley), Kerri Carter (Michael), and Adam Franklin; brother, Pat Franklin (Susan); grandchildren, Nora, Celia, Emmaline, Olivia, Ivey, Vivienne, Marielle, David and Boone; and nieces, nephews, and other loving family and friends.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 10, 2018 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Harwood Home for Funerals.

A Celebration of Life Service will be Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 1:00 pm at First Baptist Church, Black Mountain. Burial will be in Mountain View Memorial Park.

Arrangements by Harwood Home for Funerals.
Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on July 10, 2018
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