Frankie Milford spent the better part of two decades in service to the BLET and its members. From June 2001 through December 2012, he served the members of Division 498 as Secretary-Treasurer. From September 2013 to October 2018, he served Division 498 as Local Chairman, having served as Vice Local Chairman from January 2006 through September 2013. From September 2015 through October 2018, he served as Secretary-Treasurer of the CSXT Eastern Lines General Committee of Adjustment.
For his Last Run on September 25, 2018, Brother Milford worked as locomotive engineer of a GP-38 road switcher (mother & slug) between Elberton, Ga., and Greenwood, S.C.