Franklin Ray Haywood, 66, of Jacksonville, Florida, died Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020.
He was a native of Mathews County; graduated in 1972 from Mathews High School and in 1976 from the Apprentice School of Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. He retired as a networking engineer with the Jacksonville School System.
Survivors include his wife, Hilaria, and mother, Gloria Haywood of Mathews. His father, Frank Haywood, preceded him in death.
Memorial donations may be made to Community Hospice and Palliative Care, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, Fla. 32257.