Born in Linton on Nov. 13, 1946, she was the daughter of Virgil E. and Virginia 'Jenny' R. (Clayton) McCammon. She married Donald R. Franklin on Sept. 10, 1967.
She was a homemaker and previously worked at the General Electric Plant in Linton for 28 years and later at Greene County General Hospital in Accounting. She was a member of Dugger Church of Christ.
Survivors include: her mother, Virginia 'Jenny' McCammon; one son, Jeffrey (Nichole) Franklin, all of Linton; one daughter, Julie (Jeff) Smith of Dugger; four grandchildren, Jocelyn Turpin, Janzen Franklin, Jackie Smith and Jordyn Smith; one brother, Edward McCammon and two sisters, Elaine Boone and Maizie Walker, all of Linton.
Elise was preceded in death by her father and her husband, Don Franklin, on Dec. 19, 2006.
Friends may call at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton from 4-8 p.m. Friday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service on Saturday.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday with Bro. Nick Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
The family has requested contributions be made to Dugger Church of Christ. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com