Franklin Odell Lunsford May 14, 1927 – February 26, 2019 Share this obituary Sign Guestbook Mr. Franklin Odell Lunsford, age 91 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. Born Saturday, May 14, 1927 in Rison, Arkansas, he was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Sue McRae Lunsford and Ervin Lunsford; wife, of 32 years, Una Vee Lunsford; wife, of 32 years, Georgia Ann Lunsford; son, Franklin Odell Lunsford, Jr.; step-daughter, Victoria Hampton; son-in-law, Richard Wayne “Ricky” Spangler; granddaughter, Laronda Nicole Spangler; great grandson, Caleb Shayne Jones; and brothers, T. J. Lunsford and Bobby Joe Lunsford, Mr. Lunsford was retired from Hercules Powder with over 35 years of service. He was a Mason and served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the Pacific Theater. Mr. Lunsford loved to fish and was an avid fan of LSU. Those left to cherish his memory include his daughters Diane (William) and Freda; step-sons, Todd Hampton and Keith Holland, 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and 5 great great grandchildren; and sisters, Melba Breithaupt (Bobby) and Lola Terral; and a host of nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Southern Funeral Home, from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM , and again on Friday, March 1, 2019, at Southern Funeral Home, from 9:00 AM until time of services. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, March 1, 2019 at Southern Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Evans officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, near Winnfield. Serving the family as pallbearers will be Damian LeBlanc, Zachary McDowell, Jared Ferguson, Guy Nichols, Tyrel Jones, Shelby Jones, Grant Jones, and Robbie Baker. Honorary pallbearers will be William Jones, Ron Shirley, and Shayne Jones. SERVICES Visitation Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Southern Funeral Home Winnfield 202 E. Lafayette St. Winnfield, Louisiana 71483 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Friday, March 01, 2019 10:00 AM Southern Funeral Home Winnfield 202 E. Lafayette St. Winnfield, Louisiana 71483 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary Sign Guest Book Name: Location: Email: Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Required Confirmation: Submit guest book entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Franklin Odell Lunsford May 14 1927 February 26 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Jonesboro, state: Louisiana