Franklin Delano Garcia, 87, formerly of Oak Hill, WV, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 16, 2022, at his daughter's residence.
Born November 13, 1934, in Holden, WV he was the son of the late Frank and Catherine Garcia.
Franklin was a retired executive director for the Economic Urban Development of South Carolina; was a proud United State Air Force Veteran, was also a member of the SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Oak Hill where his whole family attended and went to school.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Martha C. Garcia; and daughter, Nancy Faulkenberry.
Those left to cherish his memory include daughters, Lisa Garcia Lewis of Texas and Mary Garcia Johnson of South Carolina; sons, Michael Garcia of West Virginia and Toney Garcia of Florida; 3 grandchildren; and sister, Mary O'Horo of Florida.
Graveside service with burial to follow will be 10:00 AM Saturday, June 25, 2022, at High Lawn Memorial Park with Father Anthony Lacson.
Visitation for friends will be from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Friday, June 24, 2022, at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill.
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Arrangements were made by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.