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Franklin Woodcock

May 22, 1933 — January 1, 2017

Franklin Woodcock

Franklin Woodcock

1933 - 2017

Franklin Woodcock, 83, of Sweeden, KY, passed away on January 1, 2017 at his residence in Sweeden, KY.  The Edmonson County native was born on May 22, 1933, to the late Noah Woodcock and Millie Vincent Woodcock. He was married to the late Faye Richards Woodcock.

Franklin was a retired assembly line worker for General Electric and carpenter. He was a member of Brownsville C.B. Club with the handle “Lobo” and also a member of South General Baptist Church and attended Fairview United Baptist Church.

He leaves to honor his memory, three daughters, Regina Fridy (Pete) of Chalybeate, KY, Kimberlee Gipson (Steve) of Chalybeate, KY, Tonya Compton (Steven) of MT. Washington, KY; eleven grandchildren Cristy Darding (Eric), Shannon Lowe (Travis), Haley Garmon (Jeremy), Zachary Compton, Nicholas Compton, Johnathan Compton, Garrett Compton, Evan Compton, Caleb Compton, Brandy Griffith (Bill), Roy Thomas Fridy (Cristina); thirteen great grandchildren; one brother, Jasper Woodcock of Sunfish, KY; and one special nephew, Larry Woodcock (Janette). He was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

Interment will be in Fairview Church cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Fairview Church Cemetery; c/o Roy Richards

P.O. Box 436 Brownsville, KY 42210.

2 pm - 8 pm, Tuesday, January 3, 2017

9 am - 8 pm, Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

9 am - 11 am, Thursday, January 5, 2017
Fairview United Baptist Church

11 am,  Thursday, January 5, 2017
Fairview United Baptist Church

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