Rita Franklin, 67, of Davy WV, passed away, Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at Welch Community Hospital in Welch WV, after a yearlong battle with breast cancer. Born March 20, 1953 in Welch WV, she was the daughter of the late Luther and Ruby Marie Green Chaffins.

She was a lifelong resident of McDowell County. She was of the Pentecostal faith. She was a loving Wife . . .