March 13, 2013
Franklin Dials, 76
Franklin D. Dials, 76, of Blue Creek, died Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at SOMC Hospice. He was born Oct. 26, 1936,in Portsmouth to the late Emory and Garnett Brown Dials. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by a son Franklin D. Dials Jr..
Franklin is survived his wife of 25 years, Lillian Lowe Dials who he married Dec. 26, 1988, two sons; Emery Dials and Randy Dials, a daughter Lisa Webb, three stepdaughters; Peggy Havens, Brenda Litz and Joyce Scott, 11 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren three sisters; Joyce Duncan, Barbara Mingus and Betty Rowles, along with several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth with Ricky Richmond officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday starting at 6 p.m. Condolences may be sent to www.rogerwdavisfuneralhome.com.