Thelma June Franklin, 82, of Dallas, TX passed away on April 16, 2017 in Seagoville, TX. June was born on June 13, 1934 to Chester and Elvaola Ryan in Seminole, OK. Born in Oklahoma she was raised there till she moved to Dallas where she lived most of her life. On April 12, 1952 June married Howard Lee Franklin in Dallas, TX. She worked for First Company in Dallas for 15 years as a welder. She loved reading, raising exotic birds, hunting and fishing. Those left to cherish June’s memory are her husband Howard; daughters Vicki Johnston of Redland, CA, Bobbie Jo Polasek of Terrell, TX, Jean Wheatley of Valley Mills, TX and Glenda Morgan of Dallas, TX; 6 granddaughters, 3 grandsons and 11 great grandchildren who will miss her dearly.