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FUNERAL SERVICES FOR: MR. FRANKLIN WILDER
WILL BE HELD: 2 PM FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2018
AT: JOHN E. STEPHENS CHAPEL
INTERMENT IN: CEDAR HILL CEMETERY
VISITATION: 5-9 PM THURSDAY, JANUARY 25, 2018
AT: JOHN E. STEPHENS CHAPEL FUNERAL SERVICES;

Funeral services for Mr. Franklin D. Wilder will be held at 2 PM Friday, January 26, 2018 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Randall Dunaway and Rev. Jason Martin officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-9 PM Thursday, January 25, 2018 at John E. Stephens Chapel. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Wilder, 73, passed away on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at his home. He was retired from City of Philadelphia Street Department Maintenance. He was a member of New Zion Pentecostal Church. Mr. Wilder enjoyed time with his grandbabies, fishing, gardening and rabbit hunting. He was preceded in death by his parents, Tommy Earnest Wilder and Francis Lee Pilgrim Wilder; sister, Lorene Ferguson; brothers, Willis Wilder, James and Foster Jordan.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Wilder; daughter Dawn Ellingburg; sisters, Rachel Agent and Opal Little; 3 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Ricky Ellingburg, Deric Sims, Robert Sims, Brian Sims, Jake Collins, Gary Sims, Bradley Fredrick and Michael Ellsworth.