|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1911|
|Death: ||Jan. 30, 1997|
Dorcas Bassett Tohee, longtime Red Rock resident, died at her home Thursday, Jan. 30, 1997. She was 85.
The traditional Indian feast will be held at noon Monday at the Otoe-Missouria Cultural Center in Red Rock, followed by the funeral service. Burial will be in the Cleghorn Cemetery at Red Rock under the direction of Poteet Funeral Home, Pawnee.
Dorcas Bassett Tohee was born Nov. 4, 1911, in Red Rock, the daughter of Sam and Margaret (Fulk) Bassett. She was married to Bill Tohee in August 1932 and moved from Morrison to Red Rock in 1943. Mr. Tohee preceded her in death in October 1957. Mrs. Tohee was a member of the Native American Church. She had lived to see the fourth generation of her family.
Survivors include two daughters, Norma Tohee of Red Rock and Lucille Tohee Jeans of the home in Red Rock; one son, Vernon Tohee of Red Rock; two brothers, Joe Bassett and Nelson White; 25 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters, one son, one sister, one brother, and one grandson.
Margaret F. Bassett (1887 - 1977)
Vernon Gale Tohee (1937 - 2000)*
Mary Bassett (1904 - 1918)*
Dorcas Bassett Tohee (1911 - 1997)
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Record added: Jun 19, 2010
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