Eric Raymond Salmons, age 62 of Franklin, OH lost his yearlong battle with cancer on Thursday, July 21, 2022. He was born February 4, 1960 in Middletown to Herman and Martha Jane (Ross) Salmons. He was a welder, mechanic and jack-of-all-trades. Eric was an avid fisherman and loved to ride bicycles. He was preceded in death by his mother; brother, Tracy Salmons; and grandchildren, Deric Salmons and Samantha Lawson.
Eric is survived his wife of 17 years, Amber (Lawson) Salmons; son, Deric "DJ" and wife Tiffany Salmons; daughter, Amanda Terzin; step-son, Benjamin (Brittany) Lawson; 13 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; siblings, Vicki Plymale, Mike and wife Beth Salmons, Samantha and husband Dave Shipman, and Matt Salmons; and numerous loved ones.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Eric's name may be made to the American Cancer Society. Services will be private.