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Edith Agusta "Billie" Simril Bass
Birth: Jan. 28, 1928
Duval County
Florida, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 1989
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Edith Agusta Simril Bass was always known as Billie. Billie was the daughter of Robert McLane Simril (12 Jun 1893 - 12 Aug 1966) and Ima Belle Carter (14 Jul 1894 - 08 May 1978) She married Carson O. Bass and they had two children: Robert Stephen "Steve" Bass (10 Mar 1952 - 25 Jun 2005) and Antoinette Leigh "Toni" Bass. Toni was married to Gary Dean Blakely. Toni was adopted shortly after her birth mother, Mattie Lea Ratcliffe Moore, passed away. Through Toni and Gary, they had three grandchildren: Morgan Lea Blakely (1983), Wesley Craig Blakely (1986) and Mitchel Clarke Blakely (1986).

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Mrs. Edith S. "Billie" Bass, 61, of 524 Bass Ln., died March 24, 1989, at Presbyterian Hospital. Funeral is 11 a.m. Monday at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Visitation is 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at McEwen Funeral Home, Charlotte chapel.

Mrs. Bass, a native of Jacksonville, Fla., was a retired administrative manager for Gray and Creech Co. She was a member of Sardis Presbyterian Church.

Survivors are her husband, Carson; son, Steve Bass; daughter, Mrs. Toni Blakely of Greensboro; brother, Frank Simril of Kannapolis; sisters, Mrs. Jo Ann Taft of Edgewater Park, N.J., Mrs. Rose Huneycutt; three grandchildren.

Memorials can be made to the American Lung Association, 5315 Greenbrook Dr., Charlotte, N.C. 28205.

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Edith Augusta Simril Bass, "North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994"

Name: Edith Augusta Simril Bass
Titles and Terms:
Event Type Death
Event Date: 24 Mar 1989
Event Place: Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
Birth Year: 1928
Birth Year (Estimated):
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Charlotte, N.C.
Cemetery: Forest Lawn Cemetery
Funeral Home:
Residence Place: Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
Address: 524 Bass Lane
Gender: Female
Age: 61
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Occupation: Adm. Mgr. Office Machine
Birth Date 25 Jan 1928
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Fl.
Father's Name: Robert M. Simril
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:Imabelle Carter
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Birthplace:
Spouse's Name: Carson Bass

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She owned a sweet Pug dog named ... Pug and a Lassie dog named Queenie!

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On a personal note, a very special thank you to Michael Dunne for sponsering her memorial. Please click on the link at the bottom of the page to visit his family memorials.

Family links: 
  Robert McLane Simril (1893 - 1966)
  Ima Belle Carter Simril (1894 - 1978)
  Carson Odell Bass (1927 - 1997)
  Robert Stephen Bass (1952 - 2005)*
  Robert William Simril (1914 - 1970)*
  Claude McLane Simril (1916 - 1976)*
  Imogene Harriet Katherine Simril Beach (1917 - 1985)*
  Rose Georgia Simril Huneycutt (1924 - 2008)*
  Edith Agusta Simril Bass (1928 - 1989)
  Jacqueline Simril Honeycutt (1937 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship


Carson O. / Billie S.
Feb. 16, 1927 / Jan. 25, 1928
Jan. 27, 1997 / Mar. 24, 1989
Note: Their son Steve is buried to the right of them.
Forest Lawn West Cemetery
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
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