KIRKSEY — Patricia Gail Franklin, 56, of Kirksey, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at her home.

Gail was born on Nov. 23, 1964, in Calloway County, to the late Elmus Eugene and Janice Faye Powell Duncan. Gail was a free spirit and enjoyed spending her time outdoors, and most of all, around her family. She loved being a grandma and loved her dog, “Bud”.

Gail is survived by her three daughters, Samantha G. Flener (Caleb), Tiffany G. Croft (Trace), and Tosha N. Franklin; one son, Christopher Dale Duncan; two brothers, Donald Eugene Duncan, and Kenneth Gene Duncan; 10 grandchildren, Prudence Franklin, Eli Franklin, Elias Franklin, Izabel Flener, Abel Croft, Oakley Croft, Athena Croft, Helena Croft, Jalina Croft, and Meghan Scott Duncan.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Rita Faye Duncan; and her parents.

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home with Ricky Cunningham officiating. Burial followed at McDaniel Cemetery.

Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home of Milner & Orr is in charge of the arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to the Patricia Gail Franklin Memorial Fund, ℅ Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home, PO Box 341, Benton, KY 42025.

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