Willis Freeman Kitchens, age 93, of Franklin, died Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Signature Health Care in Bowling Green.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Crafton Funeral Home where services were held Friday, July 10 with burial in White’s Chapel Cemetery.

A native of Warren County, he was the son of the late Willis Kitchens and Ida Bell Huffines Kitchens.

Kitchens was the owner of the former Freeman Kitchens Grocery Store and was the Drake, Kentucky postmaster for over 60 years.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Earline Harris, Edna Kitchens and Naomi Graef.

Survivors include one niece, Betty Lightfoot; one nephew, Douglas Grace of Louisville; and caregiver, Bruce Hargis of Franklin.

Online condolences may be made at www.craftonfuneralhome.com