Laura (Clarkston) Broadus, 97, passed away Friday, June 13, 2014, in Florida. She was a former resident of Franklin.
Laura was born Nov. 11, 1916, in Franklin to Shelby and Lillian (Deering) Clarkston.
She was employed with Arvin Industries in Franklin for 35 years.
Laura was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed.
Survivors include nephews, Jess (Carol) Griner and Ronald Clarkston; cousin, Letha McKinney; friend, Connie Pitts; and several other nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wilmer E. “Web” Broadus; brother, Merville Clarkston; sister, Myrtle Sefton; and nephew, Jim Griner.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel, 197 E. Jefferson St. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.
Information: 346-6155; www.jessenfuneralhome.com.