Francis Marion "Frank" Applegate, Jr., 69, of Shelbyville

Francis Marion "Frank" Applegate, Jr., 69, of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday,

August 12, 2020 in Morris County, Texas.


Born October 1, 1950 in Shelbyville, he was the son of Francis M. Applegate Sr. and

Martha J. (Sweet) Applegate.  He married Sylvia (Wolf) Applegate on July 21, 1984 and

she survives.


Other survivors include 2 daughters- Jennifer Cupp (husband Jason) of MIchigan, 

Elizabeth Conkright (husband Troy) of Crawfordsville, 2 sons- Matthew Wright (wife

Elizabeth) of Bunker Hill, Illinois, Todd Wright of Shelbyville; sister Sharon K. Hauk

 (husband Larry) of Texas; and one grandchild- Eoin Conkright.  He was preceded in

death by his parents, and a sister Karis Applegate.


Mr. Applegate was a lifetime resident of this area, and graduated from Shelbyville High

School in 1968, and Ball State University in 1971.  He had attended Evangelical United

Methodist Church, and retired from Honda Manufacturing of Indiana in 2017 after 10 years 

of service.  Prior to Honda, he had been employed in sales for many years, with several 

different companies.


Frank loved watching sports, listening to music, reading, his family, and especially his

wife Sylvia.


Funeral services will be 12:00 noon on Friday, August 28, 2020 at Glenn E. George & Son

Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, with Pastor Tony Meads officiating.  Burial will be in Pleasant

Grove Cemetery.  Friends may call on Friday morning, August 28th from 10:00 am until the

time of the service. 


Memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Association, in care of the funeral home.

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