Byron Trenell Franklin known to many family and friends as Juicy and Tootie. He was born to Tresa Byrd and Pernell Byrd on March 31, 1985, at Seventh Ward Hospital in Hammond, Louisiana. He passed from life Thursday, March 12, 2015, at Hood Memorial Hospital in Amite, Louisiana.
Byron was educated in the St. Helena Parish School System and Graduated from St. Helena Central High School the class of 2003.
Byron was a member of The Greater St. Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Dr. Richie Gross. He was self employed as an independent truck driver. He loved fishing, football, cooking, and clowning with everybody he met. He was the life of all family gatherings.
Cherishing his memories and mourning his departure are his loving and devoted wife Tiffany Perkins-Franklin; he inherited, Daija, Ramya and Sanii, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; a mother, Tresa Byrd, Greensburg, Louisiana; father, Pernell (Porsha) Byrd, Montpelier, Louisiana; sister, Kandrea Johnson and brother Jerrard Johnson, Greensburg; maternal grandmother, Verdis Franklin, Greensburg, Louisiana; paternal grandmother, Mary L Muse, Montpelier, Louisiana; grandfather, Eli Byrd, Amite, Louisiana; stepbrother,Jayden Dillon and Richard Porter, Greensburg, Louisiana; aunts, Marilyn (Clarence) Winding, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Tessia Brumfield, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Shymonica Franklin and Regina Cyprian, Greensburg; uncles, Kelvin (Mayron) Franklin, Clinton, Louisiana; Albert (Wendy) Franklin, Dexter (Florence) Franklin, Tiant Brumfield, Tyrone(Cathy) Lewis, Greensburg, Louisiana; Ervin (Linda) Byrd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Carnell (Bridget) Cyprian, Pine Grove, Louisiana; nephew, Landen Johnson, a host of great uncles and aunts, cousins and others relatives and friends. A close and devoted friend Frank Johnson and his children Debbra Pogue, Katrina Johnson and Frank Johnson, Jr. Three God Daughters Kilee and Alrielle Franklin and Ava Addakan. Two special friends Ashley Byrd and Charles Womack.
Byron was proceeded in death by his maternal grandfather Albert Cyprian and step grandfather Charles Brumfield and aunt Natasha Muse.