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William Franklin Pence Sr.

William Franklin “Bill” Pence Sr., age 84, of Rome, died at his residence Thursday afternoon, October 26, 2017, following a long illness.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Monday at the First Baptist Church of Lindale with the Reverends Jim Cook and Eric Welchel officiating. Interment will follow in Floyd Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Monday from noon until the service hour in the sanctuary. In addition, there will be a time of remembrance with the family Sunday from 3 until 4:30 p.m.in the Christian Life Center at First Baptist Church of Lindale.

A complete announcement will be made Sunday by Parnick Jennings Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home, who is serving the family of William Franklin “Bill” Pence Sr.