Carl E. Franklin will celebrate his 90th birthday with a gathering from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, 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. Ninth St., Sedalia, Mo. 65301.