Franklin Eugene Kemplin 71 passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014 at The Heartland of Louisville Nursing Home. He was born March 6, 1943 in Elliott Co. to Ireland and Mona Kemplin. He was a veteran of the United States Army and a mechanic. He is survived by three daughters Karen Staton of Shelby, OH, Janet Cole (Jimmy) of Jeffersonville, Sheila Compton (David) of Mt. Sterling, three brothers Tim Kemplin, Johnny Kemplin, and Willie Clay Kemplin, five sisters Charlene Hennis, Francis Reed, Freda Byrd, Suzie Kemplin and Barbara Perry, three grandchildren and one great grandchild.. He was preceded in death by his parents Ireland and Mona Kemplin, one son Franklin Eugene Kemplin JR, one brother Wales Kemplin and one sister Bonnie Whitfield. Funeral Services will be held11 AM Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at The Jeffersonville Assembly of God in Jeffersonville with Pastor Robbie Conn officiating. Friend may visit Tuesday, May 27, 2014 from 6-9 PM. Grayson Funeral Home in Clay City is in charge of services.