On January 21, 2004, RAYMOND N. FRANKLIN, SR, 91; preceded in death by his wife Caroline (nee George) Franklin. He is a residence of Cheverly, MD. Also survived by three children Joan Wean, Diane Jones and Donald Franklin; six grandchildren and two sisters. Services will be held at the Chapel at Ft. Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, MD, on Saturday, January 31, at 1 P.M. Friends will be received at the chapel from 11:00 until time of service. Arrangements by the Melvin T. Strider Funeral Home, Charles Town, WV.