Civil War Confederate General over Militia; earlier he was a Corporal in D Company, 14th Tennessee Cavalry
============================ Gravestone inscription reads: In Memory of Stephen H Bass Born Dec 29, 1806 Died Nov 25, 1866
In a bright hope of a happy eternity
Erected by his wife
============================ “DIED—At his residence in this county, on the 26th inst., of typhoid fever, Gen. STEPHEN H. BASS, aged about 60 years.—Thus our oldest and best citizens are passing away. Gen. Bass was a good man.” —Published in The Pulaski Citizen (Pulaski, Tennessee), Friday, November 30, 1866, p. 3.