Henry Lee Hass 1941-2019


Services for Henry Lee Hass, 78, of Alba were held at 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 at Enon Baptist Church of Alba, with Bro. Reggie Day officiating under the direction of Wilson Bartley Funeral Home, Alba. Interment was in Enon Cemetery, Alba.

Mr. Hass passed away Oct. 8, 2019 in Quitman. He was born July 6, 1941, in Emory to Charles Henry and Lela Arlena Attaway Hass. He married Margie Helen Deas on Dec. 1, 1972, in Hugo, Okla. Henry was a roofer in the construction industry. He lived all of his life in Alba where he served on the Alba Volunteer Fire Department for over 45 years. He served as chief of the Alba VFD for 15 years. He loved the outdoors, including fishing and hunting, reading, singing, shade trees and Friday night football. He was a member of Enon Baptist Church.

Henry was preceded in death by his parents and grandson ,Mike Poston.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Helen Hass of Alba; sons, Asa Staley of Alba, John Staley and wife Kim of Rockwall and Jackie Staley of Alba; daughters, Gloria Ragsdale and husband Mike of Alba, Marie Ingram and husband Don of Quitman, Gay Poston and husband Gilley of Alba, and Libby Hass and Chastity Hass of Alba; brother, Waymon Hass and wife Frances of Prosper; sisters, Gail Nichols and husband Steve of Tyler, Verdie Henson and husband Perry of Whitehouse, and Kay Blackford and husband Randy of Alba; 10 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

Memorials may be made to the Enon Cemetery Association, 476 W. CR 1563, Alba, 75410; or Enon Baptist Church Building Fund, PO Box 399, Alba, 75410.

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