Franklin Reynolds was my half Great-Uncle, the brother of my Great-Grandmother Elsie Reynolds Stout.
Franklin Reynolds, 61, of Huntsville died Oct. 11 at Huntsville Memorial Hospital. He was born July 1, 1921, in Madison County, the son of Thomas F. and Viola Burgess Reynolds.
Survivors include two sons, Johnny Reynolds of Huntsville and Franklin D. Reynolds of Wesley; two sisters, Janice Wright of Fayetteville and Linda Reynolds of Rogers; his mother of Huntsville; five brothers, Dewey and Roy Reynolds of Huntsville, Tommy Reynolds of Gentry, Wesley Reynolds of Hindsville and Junior Reynolds of St. Paul; one half brother, Melvin Reynolds of California; six sisters, Fannie Carter and Goldie Carpenter of Huntsville, Sylvia Davis of Lowell, Fawn Bryant of Witter, Sarah Jane Coble of Yakima, Wash., and Viola Johnson of Springdale; eight grandchildren.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Brashears Funeral Home with Guy Couch officiating. Burial will be in Venus Cemetery. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.