Terry "Tully" Franklin

August 21, 1948July 17, 2013

Terry G. “Tully” Franklin, a native of Monroe and a resident of Ethel, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at the age of 64. He was an avid outdoorsman and had a love for fishing, hunting and playing golf. He worked as a process supervisor at DelTech chemical plant and was soon to be retired. He was a loving father, brother, and grandfather who will be missed dearly by all who knew him. Terry is survived by his daughter, Renae Drago and husband Jamie; sons, Ronnie Franklin and Rhonda Lambert, and Donnie Franklin and wife Pam; grandchildren, Connor Franklin, Brayten Drago, Crystal Drago, Haley Drago, Gavin Franklin, Menzie Franklin, and Hannah Franklin; sisters, Elizabeth Holmes and husband Charles and Myra Blake; brothers, John R. Franklin and wife Faye, Mike Franklin and wife Betty, Gerald Franklin and wife Jacque, Fred Franklin and wife Diane; former wife Brenda Thomas; and very special friends Dennis and Judy Harrell. He is preceded in death by wife, Faye Cavin Franklin; and brothers, Billy, Joe, Popeye, Ike and Ricky Franklin. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral Home on Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 8:30am until funeral service at 12pm. Interment will follow at Resthaven Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Dennis Harold, Dustin Harrell, Connor Franklin, Derrick Bigner, Kenneth Franklin, and Craig Franklin. The family would like to extend their gratitude to Brandi Baker of St. Joseph’s Hospice for her exceptional care and support. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home in Monroe, LA.


  • Visitation Saturday, July 20, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, July 20, 2013

Terry "Tully" Franklin

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Robin Waxley

July 25, 2013


I'm so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. We were in Arkansas and I didn't find out until we got back or I would have been there. Praying for you during this time and for your precious family. Let me know if you need anything.

Kathy Ward

July 19, 2013

Praying for the family. Uncle Terry Gene was a special person who will be remembered for his joy and ability to light up a room anytime he walked in. We loved him dearly!

Blain Franklin

July 19, 2013

Praying for the family. Love ya all Blain, Sheri,
,Jessi and Mckayla Franklin,Sterlington Louisiana.

Pete and Leigh-Ann Walker

July 19, 2013

Renae and Jamie,
We are very sorry to learn of your dads passing.Your family is in our prayers.

Gary Harrell

July 19, 2013

The loss of one of my best friends and fellow classmates. Memories are abundant. Happy trails .

Kaye McGough Spence

July 19, 2013

Remembering the neighbor & guy who kept us all laughing as we made the journey from childhood to high school graduates. Rest in peace, Terry Gene.

Willie Haile

July 19, 2013

This note is from an old friend from Haile, La. We really lived in the good old days, and had some great times there....

Diann (Franklin) Hilton

July 18, 2013

Avery special person who was kind to everyone he meet. A collection of Franklin brothers will be awaiting us, including my Ike.