Hal Reese Wentz, age 61, of Hoschton, passed away Monday, October 4, 2021. He was born December 6, 1959 in Atlanta, Georgia. He worked as a land preserve manager for over 30 years. Mr. Wentz loved anything outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He is survived by his daughter Kara Cole and husband Joshua of Newnan; “honorary” son Cole Hudgens and wife Natalie of Hoschton; mother Rosa Lee Reese Wentz of Lithia Springs; brothers Henry Wentz and wife Becky of McDonough and Marion Wentz of Lithia Springs; grandchildren Ira Cole and Harvey Cole of Newnan; nieces and nephews Amy and Brian Nix, Todd and Jody Wentz, Brian and Marissa Wentz; a number of great nieces and great nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Paul Henry Wentz. A Celebration of Life will be held 4:00 pm Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966. A Memorial Service will also be held 3:00 pm Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends at 2:00 pm, Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home and Crematory of Douglasville, 770-942-2311.