Franklin D. Ball 72, Big Stone Gap, Va., passed away Wednesday at his residence. The family will receive friends at Gilliam Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Masonic funeral rites will be performed by the Appalachia Masonic Lodge 229 prior to the funeral service. Funeral services will follow in the chapel of the funeral home. Military graveside services will be conducted by Local V.F.W. and D.A.V. units Saturday at 1 p.m. at Glencoe Cemetery Mausoleum.