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Presley Hix Bass
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1854
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1902
Giles County
Tennessee, USA

He was the son of Stephen Hiram Bass and Elmira R. Crook.

He married Martha Ann Reed Abernathy on Aug. 12, 1879 in Giles County, Tennessee. They had 5 children.

BASS, Pressley Hicks
Pulaski Citizen April 17, 1902.

P. H. Bass died at his home on West Hill Tuesday about 9 a.m. after several weeks of intense suffering from grippe and pneumonia. The immediate cause of his death was a severe hemorrhage from the lungs.

Mr. Bass was an efficient farmer and poultry raiser until a few months ago, when he moved here to educate his children. He has for a long time been a member of the Methodist Church at Pisgah and was a consistent Christian.

He is survived by his devoted wife and four children, three boys and one girl.

After funeral services at the residence yesterday morning, the body was taken to Pisgah for burial.
Family links: 
  Stephen Hicks Bass (1806 - 1866)
  Almira Richardson Crook Bass (1816 - 1880)
  Martha Ann Reed Abernathy Bass (1859 - 1912)
  Willa Bell Bass (1880 - 1935)*
  Alvah Hix Bass (1882 - 1957)*
  Edgar Reed Bass (1885 - 1970)*
  Sterlyn Abernathy Bass (1895 - 1965)*
  L Eleanore (Ellen) Bass Brown (1841 - 1917)*
  Mary X (Ann) Bass McCanless (1843 - 1900)*
  Ashley B Bass (1846 - 1902)*
  Fredonia Bass Holt (1847 - 1920)*
  Leonidas Hiram D Bass (1849 - 1923)*
  William S Bass (1852 - 1908)*
  Presley Hix Bass (1854 - 1902)
  Edward Filmore Bass (1856 - 1916)*
*Calculated relationship
Pisgah Cemetery
Pisgah (Giles County)
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: J Vogel
Record added: Dec 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82092835
Presley Hix Bass
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- Cathy Lovins
 Added: Jun. 26, 2012

- J Vogel
 Added: Jan. 4, 2012

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