Whitesburg KY

Franklin Cantrell succumbs at 73

Funeral services for Franklin Drewrand Cantrell, 73, of Cromona, were held February 10. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

A son of the late Edward and Hattie Mae Newsome Cantrell, he was born at Long Fork. He died February 7 at Jenkins Community Hospital.

Cantrell was married to the late Mary Lou Land Cantrell. He had been a police officer and a coal miner.

Survivors include four sons, Franklin Cantrell, McArthur, Ohio; Arthur Cantrell, Ashcamp; Eddie Cantrell, Dalton, Ga.; and Gomer Cantrell, Cromona; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; three sisters, Lenore Wakeland, Defiance, Ohio; Ora Jane Sammons, Deer Park, Wash.; and Beulah Isaac, Jackson, Ohio; and a brother, Bill Cantrell, Jenkins.

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