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“Oh Patty I am so sorry for your loss Daryl would be missed by many ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Katie Pratt - Vilonia, AR

“Patti & Family,I am so very sorry for your tremendous loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I will never forget your husband making us all...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Richard & Angelia martin - AR

“Spent many days on the Baseball field with Darrel he was a great competitor and Friend he hit his greatest home run today. He will be miss by all,...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Steve Jackson - Diamond City, AR

“I'm so sorry for your loss Pattie i didn't know him very well but I know he was a good person. If you need anything let me know. Again I'm very sorry. ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Jeff Stobaugh - Morrilton, AR

“Patti, Brad, Jake, so sorry for your loss.Keeping the family in prayer. ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: Linda Roch - Blackwell, AR

“Pattie, we are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for Peace and Comfort in the coming days. ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: John and Alice Spires - Adona, AR

“Patti, please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: Mary Bailey - Harrison, AR

“I am so very sorry for your loss. The grief at such a time can be overwhelming. Look upon it as a blessing that God has given you the capacity to...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Bill Mitchell - Family Friend

“Holding your family close in prayer. ”
9 of 23 | Posted by: Paula Darter - Southaven, MS

“i will never forget how much laughter there was when greg and darrell got together. i really miss that. i know your faith will get you through this...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: laurie dicus - ADONA, AR - Friend

“So sorry for your loss Patti! ”
11 of 23 | Posted by: Vicki Brannon - Morrilton, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. We thought of Darrell as a part of our family, he will be missed. Love you all....Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Tammie Hutson - Oak Grove, LA

“Pattie,thinking of you and family so sorry for your loss ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Anne Renard - Morrilton, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you durning this time of your loss ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: Kim Hocott - Greenbrier, AR

“So sorry for your loss. We'll keep the family in our prayers.Ken and Pam Teague ”
15 of 23 | Posted by: Ken and Pam Teague - Vilonia, AR

“Patti:I was so sorry to hear about Darrell. We have missed seeing you at bingo. Your family is in my prayers.Julie ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: Julie Prall - Conway, AR - Friend

“Patti I am soo sorry for your loss! We always loved Darrell and enjoyed him at the reunions! We are Praying for you and the boys! ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: Michelle Nabholz - Conway, AR

“Darrell will be missed God bless ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: Delores Falls - Perry, AR

“May all the love of the Universe flow in, around, and through you, Patti, and your family. My heart is with you. ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: Linda Kennedy - Morrilton, AR

“prayers for friends and family ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: Jerry Franklin - Family

“sorry to hear of your lose Patty praying with go with you and be with you . ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Linda Joyce Montgomery(Wiley) - AR

“May God give you comfort in this very hard time. Darrell was a super guy and will be missed by a great number of people. My thoughts and prayers...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Louise Lentz - Morrilton, AR

“Darrell will be missed! Forever grateful for all he did for Kiwanis and always bringing a smile and humor to our meetings. Praying for all of the...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: Jean Fitzwater - Perryville, AR


Darrell Delane Franklin, age 71, of Oppelo, Arkansas, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018. He was born March 20, 1946 in Atkins, Arkansas, a son of Doyle Franklin and Stella McGee Franklin. He was an Army Vietnam Veteran, post commander from 2015 to 2016 for the American Legion Post # 39, and Honorary Kiwanian. Darrell received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and a Sharpshooter Award. He retired after 27 years with Mobley Contractor.
He is survived by his wife, Patti Lienhart Franklin of Oppelo; two sons, Bradley Franklin of Austin, Texas and Jacob Franklin of Greenbrier; mother, Stella Franklin of Hattieville; sister, Linda Rackley of Jerusalem; and brothers, Leland (Julia Mae) Franklin of Hector, Bobby (Betty) Franklin of Chester, Arkansas, and Billy Franklin of Hattieville.
Vigil service will be 6:00 p.m. Thursday with visitation following, at the funeral home. Funeral mass will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 12, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Monsignor Jack Harris officiating. Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery by Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton. Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Capital Campaign.

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