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Mary Scott Bass
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1885
Nottoway County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1973
Prince Edward County
Virginia, USA

The Daily Advance - Lynchburg, VA
Tuesday, 27 Nov 1973
Page 10


RICE - Mrs. Mary Scott Bass, 88, of Farmville, died Sunday in Southside Community Hospital of Farmville. She was the wife of R. Aumon Bass of Rice.

Born in Nottoway County, she was a daughter of William Hiram Scott and Meda Graham Grigg Scott. She was a member of Jamestown Presbyterian Church in Rice.

She was educated at Virginia School for the Deaf at Staunton and attended Gallaudet College for the Deaf at Washington, D.C.

Mrs. Bass taught for 42 years in schools for the deaf in Hampton and Staunton.

She was a member of Phi Kappa Zeta sorority and O.W.L.S. of Gallaudet College alumni.

Active in church work, she was a hymnsinger in sign language for the deaf. She and her husband organized several Bible classes for the deaf.

Bass Hall of Virginia School for the Deaf at Staunton is named in honor of educational work for the deaf done by Mr. and Mrs. Bass while they taught at that school.

She was a member of Virginia Association for the Deaf and National Association for the Deaf.

She is survived only by her husband.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Shorter Funeral Home in Farmville. Burial will be in Trinity Memorial Gardens near Rice.
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  Robert Aumon Bass (1885 - 1984)*
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Trinity Memorial Gardens
Prince Edward County
Virginia, USA
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Record added: May 13, 2011
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