Barbara June McGregor Franklin, 84, of Benton, passed away at 2:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 12 at Lake Way Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
She was a member of the Benton First United Methodist Church and was a former teacher at Ms. Nellies Tot School.
She is survived by her husband, Alfred “Shorty” Franklin, Jr. of Benton; her daughters, Gloria Franklin and Gina Howes both of Benton; her son, Greg Franklin of Paducah, five grandchildren, Kaine Thompson, Kayla Franklin, Grant Franklin, Guy Howes and Darby Howes; and her brother, Gayle McGregor of Benton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Guy R. McGregor and Louise McDaniel McGregor.
Funeral services were held at Benton First United Methodist Church. Rev. Mark Stevens and Rev. Ben Boone officiated and burial followed in the Benton Cemetery. Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory handled the arrangements.
Contributions may be made to the Benton First United Methodist Church, Food Pantry, Choir or Children’s Mission, 841 US Highway 641 South, Benton, KY 42025.