Deloris J. Franklin, age 66, of Madison, Fl., departed this life on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at UF Shands of Jacksonville, Fl. A home-going celebration will be held on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 11 a.m. at Architillery Missionary Baptist Church in Madison. The family will receive all other family and sorrowing friends on Friday, Dec. 16 from 5…

Robert Ardis Bass, age 86, died on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 at Langdale Hospice House. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17 at Pinetta Baptist Church with burial at Mt. Horeb Cemetery in Pinetta. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Bass was…