Frank Markley, Jr., 85, of Higginsville, passed away Monday, May 12, 2008, at his home.
Mr. Markley was born Dec. 29, 1922 in Carroll County near Norborne, the son of Frank and Betty Chapman Markley. He married Ellen Markley, Jan. 24, 2006. Frank was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lexington and a self-employed house painter.
Survivors include: one daughter, Victoria Janell Markley of Lexington; one step-daughter, Cheyanna Lynn Smith; five sons: Richard Markley, Ronnie Markley, Denny Markley, Gary James Earnest and Jimmy Dale Earnest; 10 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, many uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, and friends.
His parents, his first wife, Mae Marie Markley, and his second wife, Janell Markley, one grandchild, and one great-grandchild, preceded him in death.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Graveside memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 17, at the Waverly Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.