lifelong Plainview resident In memory of, In business for 55+ years, he was known for Durgin Transportation & Livestock. With his wife of 71 years, Betty; they ran the Du Drop Inn along with Durgin Freight Lines. On his 81st birthday he took a Post bulletin motor route. After that Franklin took a job at the Highway 90 rest stop. Be cautious, be smart, love and mostly be positive; is what I learned from my Dad. Love you Dad, your daughter, Sharon; and the rest of your family from 360 years on this soil.