William Joseph "Joey" Franklin


March 09, 1956 - July 15, 2019

William Joseph "Joey" Franklin, 63, of Jasper, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019, at his residence.

The family will receive friends Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery. Charles Harbison will officiate.  

 Franklin was preceded in death by his father, Joe Bob Franklin; grandparents, Fred and Gertrude Groves, Ben and Addie Franklin; brother, Marlin Franklin; sister, Mechelle Wade; nephew, Daniel C. Morrosis.

He is survived by his mother, Bobbie Franklin; sisters, Rebecca Morrosis (Daniel) and Libby Key (Philip); nephew, Brian B. Key; nieces, Amy Ostrom (Scott), Dana Morrosis, Nicole Headrick (Daniel), Printess Abbott, Natalie Archibald (Myles), Jessica Prestridge (Jared) and Lindsay Vance (Jake); and host of beloved great-nieces and great-nephews, family and friends.

Pallbearers will be Mike Sharp, Daniel Headrick, Cade Naramore, Jacob Headrick, Noah Abbott, Kevin Headrick, Cody Headrick and Myles Archibald.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571