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January 6, 2018

Burial Date: January 11, 2018

Funeral services will be Friday, January 12 at 11:00 am at the Melton Mortuary Chapel.   Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park.   The family is receiving friends on Thursday, January 11 from 6 to 8:00 pm at the mortuary and one hour prior to the services on Friday.

Loyd Franklin “Frank” Ransom Sr. 83, of Daniels, died on January 6, 2018.

Mr. Ransom formerly owned and operated Ransom’s Market in Beaver,  that was in business for over 50 years.  He was a 1952 graduate of Shady Spring High School.

Born on June 15, 1934, he was the son of the late Charles and Clarice Leah Broce Ransom.   In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by infant sons, David Charles and Danny Lee Ransom.

Left to cherish his memory include his wife, Mildred Jean Murdock Ransom; a brother, Clarence L. Ransom and wife, Shirley of Albuquerque, New Mexico; children, Loyd Franklin Ransom Jr. and wife, Kimberly, Cool Ridge, Christina Ransom Davis and husband, Dave of Ladson, South Carolina, Pamela Ransom Hedrick and husband, George of Locust Grove, VA; six grandchildren, Clint Ransom, Renee Hedrick Poulos and husband, Kent, Tara Hedrick Pascale and husband Gustavo, Alyssa Davis Johnson, Vanessa Davis Marsh and husband, Jimmy, Amanda Davis Petersen and husband, Mark;  nine great-grandchildren, Cayden, Zayne and Raylynn Ransom, Karina and Laney Poulos, Ella Pascale, Jacob, Rachel and Lydia Johnson.

Funeral services will be Friday, January 12 at 11:00 am at the Melton Mortuary Chapel.  Pastor Rollan Roberts will be officiating.    Burial will follow in the Sunset Memorial Park.   The family is receiving friends on Thursday, January 11 from 6 to 8:00 pm at the mortuary and one hour prior to the services on Friday.  Pallbearers will be Clint Ransom, George Hedrick, Dave Davis, Kent Poulos, Gustavo Pascale, Jimmy Marsh, and Mark Petersen.