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June 18, 2013

Franklin M. ‘Frank’ Dills, 84; of Sellersburg

Funeral services for Franklin M. “Frank” Dills, 84, of Sellersburg, formerly of Cincinnati, will be at noon Friday, June 21, at Friendship Baptist Church, Cincinnati, with burial in Arlington Cemetery in Cincinnati. He died Monday, June 17, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital. 

He was a retired UAW-GM electrician, longtime resident of Northern Ohio, member of  First Baptist Church in Sellersburg and the Sellersburg Dairy Queen Liars Club. 

Survivors include his daughter, Deborah Ann Davidson and her husband, Steve, of Sellersburg; son, David F. Dills and his wife, Linda, of Augusta, Ga.; grandchildren, Melissa, Christina, Christopher and his wife, Ashley, Kat, Whitney and Brianna; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Natalia; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Geraldine Dills; and a son, Mark Dills.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at the First Baptist Church of Sellersburg and Friday from 11 a.m. to noon, at Friendship Baptist Church, Cincinnati.

The funeral will be coordinated between Garr Funeral Home, Sellersburg, and Evans Funeral Home in Milford, Ohio. 

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