DEATH / OBITUARIES :Family and friends are mourning the death of Kentucky gun safety advocate Anita Franklin who recently passed away.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
— Sarah Ladd (@ladd_sarah) February 24, 2020
I’m devastated by this news. Anita was a friend and amazing Kentucky @MomsDemand advocate. She was recently appointed to the state Survivors Council. Her son Antonio Franklin Jr. Antonio, 21, was shot and killed 6 years ago. She will be so missed. #kyleg https://t.co/w6anXalck2
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) February 24, 2020
My thoughts are with the family of Anita Franklin. Her commitment to victim advocacy and her service on the Survivors Council have impacted countless lives.