Their parents were the former Arnot and Ethel Payne Baldwin, Fontana; and Orville and Leora Ellington Brownback, LaCygne. Franklin graduated from Northeast High, Independence, Mo. Deloris is a graduate of the Parker Rural High School, Parker. The couple was married in the Parker United Methodist Church prior to Franklin entering the U.S. Army.
They have a son, George Baldwin, Omaha, Neb., and a daughter, Dr. Audrey Taylor, Topeka.They have six grandchildren and twin great-grandsons.