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Lucinda L. Franklin

October 31, 1953 - November 5, 2017

Celebration of Life:  Sunday, November 19th, 2017 from 12-3pm at the Richardson Club House, 7624 Buffalo Hart Rd, Buffalo Hart, IL 62515

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Lucinda Louise Franklin, 64,  passed away at her home at 1:12 pm on November 5, 2017 in Dawson, Illinois. She was born on October 31, 1953 in Springfield, Illinois to Richard and Mary Lee (Hulett) Rees.

Cindy attended Tri-City Schools and was a stay at home mom for many years while her children were young. She later worked as the head of laundry for Ramada Inn Hotel for many years until her retirement in 2014.

After retiring, she enjoyed crafting and crocheting, playing games, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren who called her Moe.

She was preceded in death by her father Richard, grandparents; Charles and Alberta Rees and Charles and Marge Hulett.

She is survived by three daughters; Deana (husband Jim) Anderson of Decatur, April Franklin of Riverton, and Ashley Franklin of Springfield. Her mother,  Mary Lee Rees of Dawson. Sister, Bonnie Rees (companion Patricia Hawk) of Springfield, brother, Rick (wife Kathy) Rees of Dawson, sister, Deana (husband Perry) Lair of Virden. Six grandchildren; Devin and Savannah Kennedy of Springfield, Sierrah and Griffin Stroisch, and Landon Franklin of Riverton and Daisy Anderson of Decatur.  Her best friend Crystal Williams of Springfield, who was Thelma to Cindy’s Louise. Several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

The family will have a Celebration of Life on Sunday November 19th 2017 from 12-3 at the Richardson Club House 14472 Sherman Rd. Buffalo, Illinois.

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