Carie Sue “Biscuit” Franklin, 47, of Palatka, passed suddenly from this life and to her heavenly father at Putnam Community Medical Center on Sunday, December 17, 2017. Born in Chillicothe, Ohio, Carie moved to Florida when she was 11 years old from Ohio. She had been a resident of Putnam County for over 30 years. As a teenager and young adult, Carrie worked for Miller Enterprises and then moved into banking at Mercantile Bank. “Biscuit” then worked as the manager for Dean’s Still for over 10 years. She was a member of Palatka Moose Lodge #184 and the American Poolplayers Association. Above all else, Carie loved her family and especially time with spent with her grandkids.
Carie is survived by her husband of 17 years, William A. Franklin, her children, Mary E. Lasley (George) and James M. Kirk, her mother, Sheila R. Jones (Kevin), step-sister, Amanda Jones, 4 grandchildren, George J. Lasley and Dylan M. Kirk and Malyssa L. Kelly and Larry D. Kelly, III and their father, Larry D. Kelly, Jr., 2 brothers-in-law, Steven D. Franklin and Mark J. Franklin (Kathy) and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be at 10:00 A. M. Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Oak Hill West Cemetery in Palatka. The Women of Moose Lodge #184 will also conduct respective Moose honors. The family will receive friends Friday from 6-8 P.M. at Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Carie’s Book of Memories page at www.Johnson-Overturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
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