Franklin O. Trent, Jr. 1960-2022


Franklin O. Trent, Jr., 62, of Mineola opened his eyes in Heaven on Aug. 21, 2022. Mr. Trent’s devoted family was there by his side in his last hours.

He was born in Fort Ord, Calif. on March 6, 1960 to Franklin Oriss Trent and Barbara Rochele (Wamsley) Trent. His interests included collecting guns, knives, hunting and fishing. Frank loved shopping for antiques and looking for a good deal. Most importantly he enjoyed spending his free time with his family he loved.

He is survived by his wife, Lynn Bodiford Trent of Mineola; parents, Franklin and Barbara Trent of Mineola; son, Chris Feil and his wife Cristina of Mineola; daughters, Brandie Feil of Tyler and Andrea McClain of Mineola; brother, Franklin Wayne Trent and his wife Susan of Missouri; sisters, Sharon Sherman of Vacaville, Calif. and Monica McDonald and her husband David of Grand Saline; 15 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces, Ryanne Kindle and her husband Chase of Mineola, Kathleen Trent, and Deborah Sherman and husband Matt; nephews, Frank Trent and wife Cynthia, Rick Trent and wife Crystal, and Greg Sherman; great niece, Sawyer Kindle, Anna and Emile; and great nephew, Thatcher Kindle both of Mineola.