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Franklin D. ‘Bro’ Snow

Franklin D. “Bro” Snow, born Jan. 31, 1933, departed from this Earth on Friday, May 3, 2013, to be with his heavenly Father.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Geneva Thomas Snow; his children, Scott Snow and wife Wanda, Robin Collier and her friend, Lee, Kathy Seay and husband Willard and Michael Snow and wife Mary; his grandchildren, Erica Snow, Kelly Snow, Travis Collier, Alexander Seay, Baine Seay, Christopher Snow, Megan Seay, Ashley Kutz and Jonathan Vicks; a sister, Mildred Daniels; and numerous nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jim and Maggie Snow; brothers, Sonny, Willie, Arnold, James, Johnny and Percy Snow; sisters, Betty Jones, Beatrice Hamlett and Lessie Snow.

“Bro” loved his family, hunting, fishing, baseball, softball and making his famous stews. He spent his summers tilling the earth in his garden and in his tobacco fields. Mr. Snow was a member of the South Boston Church of God. He was a member of the Hyco Road Hunting Club and the Hyco Road Ruritan Club.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 6, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at South Boston Church of God. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 7, at 2 p.m. at the South Boston Church of God with Dr. Bruce Hagy and the Rev. Don Fox officiating. Interment will be held in Oak Ridge Cemetery. At other times, the family will receive friends at the home.

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