Rose Dell Jackson Franklin, 76, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, LA, passed away peacefully at 2:18 p.m. on Wednesday, January 3, 2018.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at St. Luke Baptist Church, 3755 Bayou Black Drive in Houma. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her sons, Kerry (Amanda) Franklin, Terry (Cynthia) Franklin and Kevin (Felecie) Franklin; daughter, Regina Franklin; twenty-nine grandchildren; thirty-four great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; three godsons, James (Beverly) Hawkins, Giovanni and Giovante Jarvis; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Lee Franklin, Sr.; sons, Willie L. Franklin, I., Willie L. Franklin, Jr., and Kenney D. Franklin, Sr.; daughter, Lula Franklin Leggett; grandson, Kenney Dwayne Franklin, Jr.; parents, James, Sr. and Albertha Calloway Jackson; brothers, James, Edward, Abner, Singelo, George, Sr. and Clinton Jackson; sisters, Almeater J. Hawkins, Mary and Mamie Jackson.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.