Francis Mae Copeland Hass 1944-2024


Services for Francis Mae Copeland Hass, 79, of Yantis were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2024 at Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba, with Bro. James Judd officiating.

Interment followed in Salem Cemetery, Alba.

Mrs. Hass passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at her residence in Yantis. She was born July 11, 1944 in Quitman to Herman Lee and Inez Odesa Fox Copeland. She married Waymon Dell Hass on June 8, 1963 in Wood County.

She had lived the last 60 years in Prosper, before moving to Yantis a few months ago. Francis was a member of First Assembly of God in Emory. She was a cook at Rogers Elementary School in Frisco for 20 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, R.V. Copeland; and son, Raymond Hass.

Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Waymon “Shortie” Hass of Yantis; daughter, Vickie Lynn Hardaway of Yantis; two grandsons; four great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Memorials can be made to Choice Hospice, 6700 Old Jacksonville Hwy, #102, Tyler, Texas 75703.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.