Marian Alice Franklin Fillingim • March 18, 2022
Marian Alice Franklin Fillingim, 93, of Pensacola passed away on Friday, March 18, 2022.
Mrs. Fillingim was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and a full time wife, mother and homemaker. Mrs. Fillingim graduated in 1945 from Pine Forest Academy in Chunky, MS and attended Southern Missionary College in Collegedale, TN for one year, there she was a member of the Future Teachers of America. She returned to Pensacola in 1946 and married Irvin Fillingim on September 14, 1947.
Preceding Mrs. Fillingim in death are her loving husband, Irvin Fillingim, her dear sister, Myra “Petty” Lawrence; her father, J. B. Franklin of Blountstown, FL; her mother Isabelle Abbott and step-father, Claude Abbott of Pensacola.
Survivors include her three daughters, Jean Killingsworth (David), Joan Baucom, and Janie Baucom (Jay Knapp); two granddaughters, Alison Robinson (Jay) and Diana Baucom; two grandsons, Craig Reeves (Debbie) and Phillip Baucom (Cara); beloved niece, Robyn Fairall; nine great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and many wonderful nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home on Thursday, March 24, 2022 from 1pm till the service begins at 2pm. Burial will be in Pensacola Memorial Gardens.
For those who wish, memorial donations in Marian Fillingim’s name to the American Heart Association PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692 www.heart.org or to the Desmond Doss Foundation PO Box 1132 Collegedale, TN 37315-1132 www.desmonddoss.org.
The service will be available via live webcast for anyone that cannot attend. You may watch the webcast live and/or for 90 days after day of service by entering this website address into one of the compatible browsers (Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox on a Windows computer/phone or Safari on an Apple Mac/iPhone):
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If you have any questions, please contact Pensacola Memorial Gardens at 850-944-0355.
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