He was born on Aug. 16, 1922, in Rockmart to the late Henry Mason and Pamelia Watts Mason.
Mr. Mason was a United States Army veteran proudly serving during WWII and was a retired employee of the Goodyear Mill.
He was a member of the New Prospect Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Mason was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Cain Mason; a grandson, two brothers and four sisters.
He is survived by his son, Larry Mason and his wife Beverly of Lindale; aughter, Alice Pace and her husband Hugh of Rockmart; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and one great, great-grandchild.
Funeral graveside and interment services were held on Sunday, Dec. 9 at 2 p.m. in the family lot of the Rose Hill Cemetery with Brother Melton Moss officiating. The flag presentation was provided by the Brown-Wright American Legion Post No. 12 Honor Guard.
The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Richard Mason, Danny Hunt, Keifer Hunt, Kevin Hunt, Jacob Hunt, and Benny Powell.
Those wishing can visit www.freemanharrisfunerals.com to extend personal condolences to the family by signing the online guestbook.
The Freeman Harris Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.