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Douglas Clay Franklin

July 20, 1964 ~ January 10, 2024 (age 59) 59 Years Old

Douglas Franklin Obituary

Douglas Clay Franklin, age 59, of Tullahoma, TN passed away on Wednesday, January 10th, 2024 in Nashville, TN. Douglas was born on July 20th, 1964 to parents Ray Edward and Helen Joyce Swearengin Franklin in Pryor, OK.

He is survived by his daughter, Chelsea Franklin of Tullahoma, TN; sisters, Toni (Carl) Ballou of Kenwood, OK and Brenda Maner of Pryor, OK; brother, Randall (Marina) Franklin of Pryor, OK; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Special mention for the mother, stepfather, and brother of his daughter, Chelsea; Frances, Jonathan, and Alex Elliot, Tim (Michelle) Stout of California. and preceded in death by his parents, maternal and paternal grandparents.

There are not enough words to describe the kind of man he was. Doug was loving, kind, generous, funny, ornery, and hardworking. Chelsea was the light of his life and his whole world. Everything he did was for her. Doug loved the outdoors, family, singing, and making up songs for and with his "pie pie" Chelsea. He loved woodworking in his free time and had made irreplaceable things for his family and friends.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, January 13th, 2024 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am with funeral services beginning at 11:00 am at Tullahoma Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Gault Cemetery in Tullahoma, TN.

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Visitation
Saturday
January 13, 2024

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Tullahoma Funeral Home
401 Westside Drive
Tullahoma, TN 37388

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 13, 2024

11:00 AM
Tullahoma Funeral Home
401 Westside Drive
Tullahoma, TN 37388

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