FRANKLIN, Nell Steele, 91, of Brooksville, beloved wife, mother and friend, left this earthly world to be with her Lord and Savior on Nov. 17, 2018.
She was born in Van Buren, AR and moved to this area in 1985 from VA by way of MO and CA. She graduated from SF State University with a masters in English. Nell was a librarian, an elementary school teacher, a world traveler, an accomplished potter and a published genealogist.
Nell is predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Arnold and son-in-law, Clay Erhart. Nell is survived by son, Arnold C. Franklin III (Vanessa); daughters, Pamela Franklin (Bill) and Elizabeth Erhart; four granddaughters and their husbands, one grandson, seven grandchildren and numerous other family and friends. Nell was loved and cherished and will be dearly missed. A memorial service will be held at the family cemetery in AR. Date to be determined.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to HPH Hospice.
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