3 Family and friends are mourning the loss of a local civic leader .. known as Mr. Clay County. Orien Pass lead the county's economic development efforts for 12 years. Pass, who was 76, died this week during a swimming accident in the British Virgin Islands. Channel 4's Ashley Mitchem spoke to Orange Park's Town Manager .. who's known Pass for 38 years. 3 3 00-0624-29Orange Park town leader, Orien Pass, died while on vacation on the island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands.JOHN BOLLWES, ORANGE PARK TOWN MANAGER 45:59 Orien was Mr.Clay County when it came to economic development it was not just a job to him it was a love it was a passionOrien Pass has called Clay County home since 1972. Pass served as executive director of the Clay County Development Authority from 1990 until 2002.46:20 Very much an outgoing person I don't think he ever met a stranger he was very personableHe helped bring about 2,000 jobs to Clay County.He played a key role in the 2004 effort to extend the sale of alcoholic beverages in the County which was approved in 2012.Pass also served on the Town's Planning and Zoning Board at different times and was a member of the Orange Park Rotary Club.48:38 Just a tremendous loss certainly for the family but a tremendous loss for all the friends and the people in Clay County he worked with and so forthNo funeral arrangements have been made as Pass' wife of 11 years, is still in Tortola. AM C4 TLS.