Mrs. Mary Allen Bass passed away on Sunday, September 13, 2020, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Bass was born in Laurens County on August 28, 1928, to the late John Lewis Allen and the late Emmie Christian Allen. She was the owner and the driving force behind Bass Rehab. She was a member of Olivet Baptist Church and the Faith Sunday School Class. She was involved in many community organizations and events throughout her life, but her number one priority was always her family.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bass was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Bass; brothers, Ray Allen, J.B. Allen, Bobby Allen, Mildred Lennertz, Martha Ruth Elkins, and James Allen.
She is survived by her daughters, Dianne Bass Jackson (Randy), of Dublin, and Carol Bass Collins (Glenn), of Dublin; son, Chuck Bass (Denise), of Dublin; grandchildren, Emilie Moss, of Dublin, Don Wages (Sherry), of Pooler, Erica Alligood (Whitney), of Dublin, T.G. Simmons (Miranda), of Dublin, Whitney Bass Hobbs (Cory), of Dexter, and Kami Bass Clark (Alex), of Watkinsville; great-grandchildren, Charlie-Bass Wages, Isabella Moss, Adelaide Moss, Sims Alligood, Sunnie-York Wages, Sadie Jo Alligood, Demmie Moss, Kohen Wages, Finlee Moss, Raegan Wages, Ivie Clark, Chandler Simmons, Kendall Hobbs, Monroe Clark, and Ayce Clark; sister, Emmie Jean Harden (Gary), of Atlanta; brother, Earl Allen (Carol), of Atlanta; brother-in-law, Billy Elkins, of Cairo and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at a Celebration of Life on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Rinesdi, 1827 Hwy 19, Dublin, GA. Informal attire requested and masks are required.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, September 18, 2020, in Dublin Memorial Gardens. Rev. Kyle Giddens and Rev. David Pohto will officiate.
Pallbearers will be Whitney Alligood, Alex Clark, Cory Hobbs, TG Simmons, Sims Alligood, Don Wages, Butch Freeman, and Stan Couey.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Dublin Civitan Club, P.O. Box 635, Dublin, GA, 31040, to help with the building of handicap ramps in the community.
Townsend Brothers Funeral Home and Staff respectfully ask all in attendance to follow social distancing guidelines.
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