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James Franklin Flowers

January 18, 1947 — December 27, 2017

James Franklin Flowers, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017, in a local hospital.  He was of church of God faith and lifelong resident of Bradley County.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Rosie Sanders Flowers and brother, James Howard.

He is survived by his sisters, Dora McGill of Cleveland and Mary Hawkins of Dayton; several nieces and nephews and two very special nephews, Zavian and Elijah Burke.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 30, 2017 in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Prospect Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home prior to the service.

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