Harry Leigh


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Harry Leigh Franklin

Apr 17 1913 - Apr 25 2008

Harry Leigh Franklin, age 95, of McKinney passed away April 25, 2008 in McKinney. He was born April 17, 1913, in Guatemala City, Guatemala, the son of Harry and Jessica (Davis) Franklin. On April 29, 1953, he married Pauline “Polly” Cluck in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Franklin was a petroleum engineer and member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in McKinney. He is survived by his wife, Pauline; daughter, Cathie Walner and her husband Bob of McKinney; granddaughters, Nancy McFarland and her husband Patrick of Dallas, Renee Hooks and her husband James of Terrell, TX, and Sheri Simonieg of Dallas; and great-grandson, Augustus Hooks of Terrell. The family extends a special thank you to the staff of Provident Living Center in McKinney and St. Michael’s Hospice for their loving care of Harry. Memorials may be made in Harry’s name to The Alzheimers Association, Provident Living Center, St. Michael’s Hospice or St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in McKinney.
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