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Herman R. "Lightnin" Pass

Obituary Date: Thursday, November 3, 2022

Herman R. "Lightnin" Pass, age 82 of Gillsville entered heaven Thursday November 3, 2022 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Lightnin was born July 24, 1940 in Gainesville to the late Ernest & Ruth Harris Pass. He owned & operated Pass Plumbing for a number of years. He never met a stranger and was well known all over Hall & surrounding counties. He enjoyed hunting, fishing & racing but most of all he loved his family. Lightnin was a member of Calvary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon since 1969. He was preceded in death by his brother, Howard Pass, twin boy brothers & an infant sister.

Left to cherish precious memories, wife, Glenda Thurmond Pass; daughters, Donna (Tony) Shope, Sandra (Mike) Moore; grandchildren, Seth & Sabrina Beeco, Sloane & Jesse Laughman, Drew & Shelly Echols, Daphne Echols, Jesse & Kyle Gibson, Greg & Sabrina Moore, Lacy & Tim Nunnaly; great grandchildren, Sawyer, Caleb, John, Anna, Sadie, Scarlett, Chloe, Cohen, Hadleigh, Judd, Gillian, Andi, Luke, Holland, Lanier, Lincoln, Abigail, Cody, Gavin, Landon; brothers, Harold Pass, Sherman Pass, Sheron Pass; sisters, Claudine Baugh, Josephine Allen; a number of nieces, nephews & other relatives also survive. As stated by Lightnin " I've got more grandchildren than anybody, because everybody calls me Papa".

Funeral services honoring Lightnin will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday November 6, 2022 at the Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Raymond Latty & Mr. John Latty officiating. He will be laid to rest in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday Nov. 5, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

You may sign the online register or leave a condolence at Ward's Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Herman R. "Lightnin" Pass.

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Funeral Date
11/06/2022 at 2:00PM
Funeral Home
Wards Funeral Home & Crematory
758 Main St. SW, Gainesville 30501