OPELIKA — Mr. Verdis Franklin Bible, 85, of Opelika, formerly of Lanett, died Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. CDT Thursday, June 27 in the chapel at Dryden Funeral Home in Heflin with the Revs. B. Gene Webb and Larry Riddle officiating. Burial will follow at Heflin Cemetery.

Dryden Funeral Home of Heflin is handling arrangements.