FRANKLIN, Betty, 88, of Moundsville died Thursday, February 13, 2014, at Mound View Health Care Center, Moundsville.
She was born April 7, 1925, in Glen Dale, the daughter of the late Charles and Wilma Hill Talbert.
Betty was a retired telephone operator from C&P Telephone Co., a retired cook from Marshall County Schools, a trustee of Meadowdale Church of Bannen, a former volunteer at Reynolds Memorial Hospital and a member of Simpson United Methodist Church, Mounds-ville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William D. Franklin; one son, Donald Franklin; and one sister, Peggy Gonzales.
Survivors include three sisters-in-law, Helen Yocum, Loretta Francis and Annetta Allen, all of Moundsville; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from noon until time of service at 1 p.m. at the Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville, with Mike Eskridge officiating.
Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Meadowdale Church of Bannen, c/o Susan Stipetich, 310-3rd Street, Glen Dale, WV 26038.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.