FLORENCE – Lindsey “Lynn” Wilburn Franken, 59, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
She was born in Columbia and raised in Union, South Carolina, the daughter of the late Honorable and Mrs. David Norman Wilburn Jr. She attended Clemson University and graduated from Francis Marion University. She was the office manager of SNIP in Florence. A loving mother, grandmother, and avid dog lover, she will be missed by many.
Lynn was a member of The Church of Nativity in Union, South Carolina.
Survivors include her daughter, Lindsey Franken of Greenville, S.C.; her son, John (Alana) Franken of Florence; her children’s father, John (Debbie) Franken of Conway, S.C.; her children’s paternal grandparents, John and Patricia Franken, of Little River, S.C.; grandson, John Harper Franken who lovingly referred to her as “La La;” two brothers, David Norman (Teresa) Wilburn III, of Spartanburg, S.C., and Timothy Ellis (Susan) Wilburn of Inverness, FL; aunt, Elizabeth Wilburn “Priss” Hooker of Richmond, VA; niece, Kirby Elizabeth Wilburn of Inverness, FL; and three nephews, Timothy Ellis Wilburn Jr., of Inverness, FL, David Norman Wilburn IV, of Spartanburg, S.C., and Christopher Cranford of Salem, OR.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at St. John’s Church in Florence. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, at Waters-Powell Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Florence Area Humane Society, P. O. Box 4808, Florence, S.C. 29502.