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Obituary for James Manuel Hedden

James Manuel Hedden, 71 of Franklin, passed away on January 17, 2022.

James was born in Macon County to the late Sherman Manuel Hedden and Ruth Gregory Hedden. He enjoyed camping, fishing and loved spending his time at the lake.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Wilma Hedden; children, Ruthy Dorthia Fry, Jackie Joe Deal, and Joseph James Hedden; siblings, David Hedden, Ina Woods, Sue Jenkins, Becky Shepherd, and Mary Anne Shepherd; 11 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends and loved ones on Thursday January 20, 2022, at Macon Funeral Home from 2 pm-4pm.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 20, 2022, at Macon Funeral Home, at 4 pm.

Rev. Frank Rodriguez will officiate.

Online condolences can be made at

Macon Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.