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Mr. Van C. Franklin

September 21, 1955 ~ September 13, 2022 (age 66)
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Obituary

 

Mr. Van C. Franklin, age 66, of Raleigh, departed this life on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.

Funeral, 12 Noon, Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Steven L. Lyons Funeral Home, 1515 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh.  Visitation, 11:30 AM to 12 Noon, prior to the service.  **All attendees are encouraged to wear Dallas Cowboy paraphernalia.  Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Friday, September 23, 2022, at the funeral home. 

Survivors: daughter, Linda Shannon of Poughkeepsie, NY, grandchildren, Monae Shannon (Dan), Dontae Pelzer (Maria), Tynae Shannon-Smith and Nikylah Jones; 1 great grandchild, Madilynn Bentley; sisters, Delsey Avery (Raymond), Wendy Haynes (Kelvin), Yvette Franklin and Lovely Franklin; brothers, Elder Jesse C. Purkett (Johnna), Arnette Skinner, Colin Tillman (Tammie) and Linc Brooks (April); and a host of other relatives and friends, including a special friend, Cynthia Simpson. 

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Services

Public Viewing
Friday
September 23, 2022

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Steven L Lyons Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

Visitation
Saturday
September 24, 2022

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Steven L Lyons Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

Funeral Service
Saturday
September 24, 2022

12:00 PM
Steven L Lyons Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

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