Leo Franklin was born December 9, 1931 to the late Eugene and Creola Franklin in Greensburg, LA. God called him home on August 15, 2021 at comfort of his home at the age of 89. Leo was a provider, protector, and a follower of Christ. He was always willing to lend a helping hand. He was a long time member of Evergreen Baptist Church. He married the late Ethel Lee Franklin and raised eight wonderful children. Viewing will take place on August 28, 2021 at 10am and service begin at 11am at New Hope Baptist Church, 5856 Greenwell Springs Road. Burial service at Southern Memorial Gardens on Blount Road. Arrangements entrusted by MJR Friendly Funeral Home in Denham Springs, LA.