Weldon Foxworth, Jr.


Weldon Foxworth, Jr.
March 21, 1946 – Jan. 25, 2021
Weldon Foxworth, Jr. 74, of Franklinton, native of Tylertown, died at Riverside Medical Center in Franklinton Jan. 25, 2021 after a lengthy illness. He was born March 21, 1946, in Tylertown, to the late Weldon and Gertrude Foxworth, Sr.
Graveside memorial services and burial were Jan. 29, 2021, at the Smith Cemetery, Hackley.
He joined Second Baptist Church at an early age. In 1995, he joined Outreach Full Gospel Church and remained until his untimely departure.
Foxworth worked many years for Cleco Electric Co. and Franklinton Police Dept. until retirement. He enjoyed being outside and watching cowboy movies.
Survivors are his wife, Iris Foxworth, four sons: Weldon, III, Marcus , Joshua Foxworth and Kenneth Shepherd; three daughters: Monique Anders, Ebony Jenkins and Michelle Pitre; sister, Doris Caster; 12 grandchildren, two great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Caroline Walker; three brothers-in law, Clavest Smith, Ernest Smith and Jerry Smith and Aaron Walkers, Jr.
Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel was in charge of ar-rangements. Share online condolences with family at www.craftfuneralhome.org.

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