Jacqueline Tanã Franklin, age 30 of Beeville formerly of Refugio passed away on Thursday,
October 4, 2018 at her residence. Ms. Franklin was born on February 11, 1988 in Taft to Lottie
Franklin and Larry Jones. She attended school in Refugio I.S.D., and was a member of the
Mighty Bobcat Band graduating from Refugio High School in 2006. She also volunteered her
time at Refugio Head Start, and worked at Whataburger. She is preceded in death by her
grandparents; Douglas & Ella L. Franklin, Sr., cousin; Brian Franklin, and other family
members. Survivors include her mother; Lottie Davis of Beeville, father; Larry Jones of Dallas,
one sister; Crystal S. Davis of Beeville, one brother; Malcolm D. Franklin of Beeville, step-
father; Donald W. (Barbara A.) Davis of Sinton, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Wake will be held at Trevino Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 9th from 3:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
At 6:00p.m. expressions and remarks will be allowed during this time. Funeral services will be
held at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church on Wednesday, October 10th at 11:00a.m. with
Rev. Eric R. Tarver, officiating. Interment to follow at Refugio Community Cemetery.
Active Pallbearers: Jonathan Franklin, James King, Noel Contancio, Jeremy Frazier, Jeffery
Frazier, Jamie Franklin, Nate Green, Eric Morin, and Richard Carias
Honorary Pallbearers: Malcolm Franklin, Douglas Franklin, Jr., Ralph Lewis, Philip Lewis, and