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Julius Estus Bass
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Birth: Feb. 13, 1876
Lawrence County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1947
Prentiss
Jefferson Davis County
Mississippi, USA

Son of Malachi "Mack" Bass and Felicia Ann Mullins, he married Elizabeth Mable Walker on 9 Mar 1897 in Lawrence County, Mississippi. One of his ancestors was Esau Bass, a soldier of the American Revolution from Dobbs County, North Carolina.[Biographical information provided by Ron Roberts.]

The following obituary was provided by Ann Berry McNair:

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The Prentiss Headlight
Jefferson Davis Co., MS
April 24, 1947

Estus Bass Passes

Funeral services were held from Bethany Church at 10 A.M. Thursday for Estus Bass, age 71, who passed away Wednesday at the home of his son, Sam Bass, of Sumrall, after a lengthy illness. Rev. Walker of Sumrall and Rev. Miller of Picayune officiated at the last rites. Interment was made in the church cemetery with Aultman-Saulters Funeral Home in charge. Pall bearers were Eddie Lee Holloway, Reece Polk, Hance Polk, Clifton Wilkes, Lee Jackson and Goodwin Bass.

Immediate survivors are the following children: Sam Bass and Walter Bass, Sumrall; Lawrence Bass, Texas; Stanley and Curtis Bass and Mrs. Vardaman Polk, Prentiss; and Mrs. Jimmie Sorrells, Louisiana; three sisters, Mrs. Ora Myers, Mrs. Ollie Barlow and Mrs. Bama Loflin; two brothers, Bobbie Bass and Bruce Bass.
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Mable Walker Bass (1876 - 1943)*
 
 Children:
  Samuel Franklin Bass (1902 - 1976)*
  Stanley Paul Bass (1906 - 1983)*
  Curtis Oates Bass (1909 - 1960)*
  Mary Lois Bass Polk (1912 - 1992)*
  Walter Jack Bass (1915 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethany Cemetery
Prentiss
Jefferson Davis County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: NatalieMaynor
Record added: Mar 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13718470
Julius Estus Bass
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