1934 - 2013
Patricia Irene (Bond) Franklin, 78, of Fulton, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013, at Boone Hospital Center. She was born May 6, 1934, in Jefferson City, the daughter of the late Richard Earl Bond and the late Elva Pearl (Norfleet) Bond. Patricia was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. She was a charter member of Southside Baptist Church. Patricia retired from the Callaway Bank after 27 years of service. Patricia will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by four daughters: Brenda Sue Ragan and husband Bruce of Fulton, Pamela Lea Glascock of Fulton, Patty Ann Franklin of Fulton, and Shelly Salmons of Fulton; one sister, Velma Gipson and husband J. of Independence; three grandchildren, Melissa Ann Dutcher and husband Rustin, Brandon Lee Glascock and Sophia April Glascock; and two great-grandchildren, Ragan Mischel Dutcher and Finley Anne Dutcher. In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by two sisters, Genevieve Luck and Lenora Mae Klein. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Fulton with Reverend W.D. Lockhart officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at Ebenezer Baptist Church. Interment will be held at Spring Garden Cemetery in Miller County. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ebenezer Baptist Church, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Blvd., Fulton, MO 65251. Online condolences may be shared at www.MaupinFuneralHome.com.