Richard Earl Browning, age 74, of Franklin, died Thursday, August 1, 2019 at The Medical Center in Franklin.

Crafton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

A celebration of life graveside service was held Saturday, August 3 at Sulphur Spring Cemetery.

A native of Simpson County, he was the son of the late Conrad Browning and Ellen Caudill Browning. He had worked at Luvata in Franklin and was a medical transcriptionist.

He is survived by his wife, Carole Caudill Browning of Franklin; one daughter, Amy Dobbs and husband Kevin of Owensboro; one son, Scott King of Franklin; one sister, Connie Taylor and husband Howard of Franklin; and four grandchildren.

Memorial gifts may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Post Office Box 1000, Department 142, Memphis, Tennessee 38148-0142.