Regis Eugene Francis

Regis Eugene Francis, 78, also known as “Gabby” or “12 Gauge” to his friends, passed away Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Marietta Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his family.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike St., Marietta, OH 45750. Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.