Peggy Jean Allison Franklin, 90, of Charleston, a retired school teacher for 25 years and realtor, passed away Sept. 14, 2020 at Charleston Nursing Home. Graveside services are 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 at Tippo Methodist Church Cemetery in Tippo. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.
Ms. Franklin graduated from Delta State University and received her Master’s degree at Southern.
Survivors include her brother Julian Allison of Tippo and sister Joyce Strider of Philipp.
She was preceded in death by her husband Russell Franklin; parents Jim and Mary Adell Newton Allison; brothers Lee Russell Allison and James Allison and sisters Frances Newsom and Helen Vaughn.