|Birth: ||Mar. 26, 1919|
|Death: ||Jan. 12, 2014|
Frances Louise Basey, age 94, of New Palestine, passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2014. She was born on March 26, 1919 in Shelby County, the daughter of Harry and Pearl (Drake) Rafferty. Frances graduated from New Palestine High School in 1937. She married Kenneth W. Basey on July 2, 1939 in New Palestine.
She worked for New Palestine High School as a Secretary for many years. Frances was a member of the New Palestine Christian Church. She was very active in her church and enjoyed spending her time baking.
She is survived by her son, David (Jo) Basey of Bloomington; grandchildren, Mark Crawford, Brian Crawford, Patti Basey (Hector Torres), Tim (Tonya) Basey and Cathy Arnett; three great-grandchildren; four step great-granddaughters; and two step great great-grandchildren. Frances was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth; daughter, Sue Crawford; brother, Donald Rafferty; sister, Reba Collins; and two great-grandchildren, Brian Arnett II and Morgan Basey.
Visitation will be on Monday, January 20, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at New Palestine Christian Church. A funeral service will also be held on Monday, January 20, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. following visitation, also at the church. Reverend Travis Hacker will be officiating. Burial will follow at New Palestine Cemetery in New Palestine.
Harry J. Rafferty (1893 - 1982)
D. Perle Drake Rafferty (1892 - 1968)
Kenneth Wilbur Basey (1916 - 1988)*
Sue A. Basey Crawford (1942 - 2008)*
Reba M. Rafferty Collins (1916 - 1982)*
Frances Louise Rafferty Basey (1919 - 2014)
Harry D. Rafferty (1924 - 1991)*
New Palestine Cemetery
Created by: Scott Shoup
Record added: Jan 15, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 123462225