Sol Franklin Jr Jr

Sol Franklin Jr Jr
b: 8 Feb 1922
d: 13 Dec 2008
Biography
FRANKLIN -- Sol Franklin Jr., a fifty-five year resident of Albuquerque, passed away on Saturday the 13th of December 2008 in Albuquerque. Sol was born to Sol and Lenora Bull Franklin February 8th, 1922 in El Paso, Texas. He married Amelda "Melly" Spikes in 1947 after serving as a gunnery instructor during WWII. Sol is a graduate of the University of Texas and spent his career as a Stock Broker. Sol was a nationally ranked tennis player for many years and past president of the Albuquerque Tennis Club, With Vets doubles partner Reggie Garcia, he was ranked sixth in the nation by the American Lawn Tennis Association. Sol is survived by his loving wife Amelda of sixty-one years of marriage, children Susan Maxberry and her husband Richard of Lawton, OK, April Price of Albuquerque, Tod Franklin and his wife Karen of Dallas, TX, Sister Joanna Dodge of El Paso, TX, sister in law Ann Franklin of Carrolton, TX, Grandchildren Christopher Rockhold of Lawton, OK, Ethan Price of Honolulu, HI, Ryan Price of Phoenix, AZ, Kameron and Logan Franklin both of Dallas, TX. Seven Nieces and Nephews survive as well. Sol will be deeply missed by his family. He was preceded in death by his parents Sol Franklin and Leonora Bull Franklin. Visitation will be 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Friday at Aspen Funeral Alternatives. Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM Friday the 19th of December 2008 at Aspen Funeral Alternatives with Reverend Lemuel Boyles officiating. Committal services will be 3:00 PM Friday at Santa Fe National Cemetery with military honors provided by the US Army. Interment will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers will be friends and family. Aspen Funeral Alternatives 1935 Juan Tabo Blvd. NE Albuquerque, NM 87112 (505) 323-9000
Facts
  • 8 Feb 1922 - Birth - ; El Paso, Texas
  • 19 Dec 2008 - Burial - ; Santa Fe New Mexico National Cemetary
  • 13 Dec 2008 - Death - ; Presbyterian Caseman Hospital Albuquerque NM
Ancestors
   
Sol Franklin
12 Apr 1839 - 8 Nov 1889
 
 
Sol Franklin
23 Jun 1877 - 15 Jan 1961
  
  
  
Susan Jane Griggs
20 Feb 1851 - 1932
 
Sol Franklin Jr Jr
8 Feb 1922 - 13 Dec 2008
  
 
  
William Benjamin (Bazel) Bull
4 Mar 1854 - 21 Jun 1904
 
 
Lenora Bull
22 Oct 1891 - 12 Feb 1989
  
  
  
Sarah Elizabeth Miller
8 Feb 1860 - 18 Mar 1941
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Sol Franklin
Birth23 Jun 1877Irisburg, Henry Co., Virginia
Death15 Jan 1961El Paso, Texas
Marriage11 Apr 1916to Lenora Bull at Mansfield, Arkansas
FatherSol Franklin
MotherSusan Jane Griggs
PARENT (F) Lenora Bull
Birth22 Oct 1891Sebastian Co., Arkansas
Death12 Feb 1989El Paso, Texas
Marriage11 Apr 1916to Sol Franklin at Mansfield, Arkansas
FatherWilliam Benjamin (Bazel) Bull
MotherSarah Elizabeth Miller
CHILDREN
MSol Franklin Jr Jr
Birth8 Feb 1922El Paso, Texas
Death13 Dec 2008Presbyterian Caseman Hospital Albuquerque NM
Marriage6 Jun 1947to Private at El Paso, Texas
MWilliam Neal Franklin
Birth2 Apr 1928Texas
Death29 Dec 1999Huntsville, Walker, Texas
Marriageto Private
FSusan Elizabeth Franklin
Birth12 Jun 1918
Death5 Oct 1943El Paso, Texas, USA
Marriageto Western Whitfield Jr. Jr. at El Paso, Texas, USA
Private
Birth
Death
Marriage14 Nov 1943to Willard Luther Richardson
Marriage3 Jun 1972to Norman Dodge
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Sol Franklin Jr Jr
Birth8 Feb 1922El Paso, Texas
Death13 Dec 2008Presbyterian Caseman Hospital Albuquerque NM
Marriage6 Jun 1947to Private at El Paso, Texas
FatherSol Franklin
MotherLenora Bull
PARENT () Private
Birth
Death
Marriage6 Jun 1947to Sol Franklin Jr Jr at El Paso, Texas
FatherWilliam Lafayatte Spikes
MotherNannie Mae Fox
CHILDREN
Private
Birth
Death
Marriage22 Oct 1994to Private at Jefferson, Texas
Private
Birth
Death
Marriageto Charles P. Price at 7312 Osuna Road, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Private
Birth
Death
Marriageto Cecil Rockhold at Sante Fe, New Mexico
Marriage29 Mar 1986to Private at Dallas, Texas
Descendancy Chart
Sol Franklin Jr Jr b: 8 Feb 1922 d: 13 Dec 2008