Carl E. Franklin will celebrate his 90th birthday will a gathering from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 13, at East Sedalia Baptist Church, 1019 E. 5th St.
Carl was born Aug. 10, 1926 in Sedalia.
He and his wife, the late, Ada Marie Franklin have three children, Michael E. Franklin (Donna Sue), Carla Anderson (Mike) both of Sedalia and Rick Franklin (Renea) of Springfield; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Family and friends are invited to the celebration.
Carl requests no gifts but cards may be sent to him at 640 E. 9th St., Sedalia, Mo. 65301.