HENRY B. BASS SR.

Posted 7/31/20

Henry B. Bass Sr., 81, of Siler City, died Saturday, July 25, 2020, at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

Mr. Bass was born September 25, 1938, in Franklin County, the son of Broddie E. and Harriett …

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Henry B. Bass Sr., 81, of Siler City, died Saturday, July 25, 2020, at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

Mr. Bass was born September 25, 1938, in Franklin County, the son of Broddie E. and Harriett Edwards Bass. He was an Air Force veteran and a member of Rocky River Baptist Church. Mr. Bass had retired from UNC-G and also Cone Mills as a pipefitter, although he was an avid Duke Blue Devils fan.

He is survived by daughter, Diane King of Randleman; sons, Henry B. Bass Jr. and wife Beth, Patrick K. Bass and wife Manda, all of Siler City; grandchildren, Maddox Bass, Michelle Stanback and husband Noxfer, Travis Turner, Callie Brauer and husband James Dragon; and great-grandchildren, Lilly Stanback, Terrill Holt, and A.J. Dragon.

Mr. Bass was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Emma H. Bass; stepsons, Denny and David Perry; brother, Charlie Bass; sisters, Patsy Sikes, Betty Tedder and Carolyn Bass.

The body laid in state from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, 2020. A graveside service was held Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at Rocky River Baptist Church Cemetery, 4436 Siler City-Snow Camp Road, Siler City, NC, with Dr. Greg Burris officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the Bass family.

Online condolences may be made at: www.pughfuneralhome.com.

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