August 15, 1963 ~ October 19, 2022
San Antonio, Texas
Resided in: San Antonio, Texas
Franklin Lee Brock was born on August 15, 1963 in San Antonio, Texas to his parents, Mr. Joe Brock Jr. and Mrs. Esteen Lefear Brock.
Franklin graduated from South San Antonio High School in 1982. In high school, he was very active in sports. He played on the football and basketball teams. He made many friends and some of the friendships have lasted throughout the years. He enjoyed attending high school reunions and stayed connected with classmates.
Franklin was a hard-worker and did different kinds of jobs over his lifetime such as construction work, catering, lawn servicing, wait staff work and pharmaceutical lab technician. He was an active person, loved life and lived it to the fullest. He had a great sense of humor and would always make people laugh. He loved fishing, hunting, bowling, basketball, football, music, dogs, and spending time with family and friends.
Franklin accepted Christ at an early age. In July of 1964, his family were one of the first families to become members of the Providence Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. Marvin Randle, founding pastor. Franklin remained a member of Providence Missionary Baptist Church until his departure to be with his Lord. Franklin loved God and his church. He attended regularly until his health would no longer permit him to do so. He always worked faithfully wherever he was needed. Over the years, he served in many capacities, including on the Finance Ministry, Food Ministry, and Projects Committee. He also maintained the church grounds when he was able.
On October 19, 2022, the Lord saw fit to call Franklin Brock home to be with Him. Franklin leaves behind his parents Joe and Esteen Brock; two sisters Mary Brock and Cynthia Brock Cannon (Bruce); one brother Virgil Brock Sr. (Janice); nieces Candice Cannon, Breanna Brock, Kalyn Brock, Kaleece Brock, Crystal Marcel, Zoe Brock, and Chloe Brock; nephews Virgil Brock Jr., Dr. Fredricc Brock (Kan’Dace), Dr. Chase Cannon, Virgil Brock III, and Zechariah Brock. Franklin will be missed by a host of relatives and friends.