NASHVILLE - James Sydney Bass, age 83, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2020. He was born on April 28, 1936, to the late James McPhaul Bass and Anna Ruth Joyner Bass. He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Mary Lee Hedgepeth Bass.
He is survived by his children, Karen B Seawell (Jim Glover), Art Bass, John Bass and wife, Lisa; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 1 p.m. at Red Oak Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Kenneth Windham officiating. A brief visitation with the family will follow the service at the graveside, bearing in mind the need for social distancing due to health concerns faced around our nation at this time.