Bass, Randolph "Ran"

U.S. Navy Veteran Held Long Career With Roto Rooter

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Randolph Bass
Randolph Bass

Randolph “Ran” Bass, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021, in the Hospice Care Center. 

 

He was a 1967 graduate of Howard High School.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.  Randolph retired from Roto Rooter after 20 years of service.  He was a member of St. Peter Missionary Baptist Church. 

 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Evelyn Brownlow-Sanders; father, Thomas Bass; stepmother, Barbara Jean Bass; father-in-law, Paul Leon Haden, Sr. 

Survivors include his loving wife of 34 years, Lisa Bass; daughters, Tiffaney Collier of Chattanooga and Marneshia Bass of Atlanta, GA; stepchildren, Alisha Anderson of Atlanta, Quinneshia Patterson, and Marqita Hambrick, both of Chattanooga; 18 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three god-children, Alonzashia Satterwhite, LaShonda (Roy) Upshaw, and Alonte Bush, all of Chattanooga; three sisters, Mary B. Parks, Connie B. (Ronald) Colvin, both of Chattanooga, and Shelia B. Gipson of South Haven, MI; two brothers, Thomas W. (Levena) Bass and Kenneth Bass, both of Chattanooga; four aunts, Noel Brownlow-Dodds, Kay Brownlow, Mary Hayden, and Della Kellogg, all of Chattanooga; one uncle, Napoleon Brownlow of Elk Grove, CA; mother-in-law, Gloria Haden; brothers-in-law, Tracey Haden and Paul Haden, Jr.; sisters-in-law, Gwendolyn Jones, Tanika Haden, and Elaine Jenkins; several nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. 

Randolph will lie in state on Thursday, April 8, from 1-5 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. 

 

Family services will be on Friday, April 9, at 10:30 a.m. in the chapel with Elder Keith Jones as the eulogist.  Burial will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery. 


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