Donna K. Franklin, 74, of Taylorville, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 11:07 p.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born November 10, 1940 in Elizabethtown, IL, the Daughter of George Lewis and Bonnie Lee (Prince) Humphrey. She married Billy Franklin in 1983 in Florida and he later preceded her in death in 1985. She was the owner and operator of the Loading Zone and the Northern Inn Taverns in Taylorville, IL. 

She is survived by her Daughters: Mary Scott of Taylorville, IL; Bonnie Kay (John) Matheney of Taylorville, IL; Pamela Schuyler-Muffick of Taylorville, IL Sons: Bobby Scott of Taylorville, IL; Stephen Scott of Taylorville, IL; David Scott of Taylorville, IL; Billy Scott of South Dakota; DonDee Humphrey of Taylorville, IL; Tommy Schuyler of Taylorville, IL; Sister: Anna Anthony of Taylorville, IL Several Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her Sister Faye. 

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Gerald McPhillips officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery in Riverton, IL. Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice in memory of Donna K. Franklin

Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.

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