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Homer Rufus Bass
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1891
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1950
Statesville
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA

Homer was the oldest of eight children born to Rufus Quincey and Harriett Elizabeth 'Hattie' (Combs) Bass. He married Annie L. Young in 1909 and they had four children: Lura, Rachel Ina, Clyde and Mary Lucille.

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Homer Rufus Bass, retired farmer, died suddenly about 12:30 PM Tues. at his home, 230 North Lackey St. His death followed a heart attack. The son of the late Mr. Quince R. Bass and Mrs. Hattie Combs Bass, Mr. Bass was born in Iredell Co 59 years ago, and had lived in Statesville the greater part of his life. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Annie Young Bass; one son, Cline Bass of Newport News, VA; three daughters, Mrs. B. W. Gibson of Rt. 2, Mrs. W. C. Collins of the city and Mrs. Marshall Holtsclaw of Ferum, VA. There are three brothers and four sisters surviving: Fletcher Bass, Mrs. G. T. Summers, Mrs. C. S. Josey of Rt. 4, Statesville; Manly Bass of Rt. 1; Burkett Bass, Mrs. W. M. Milstead, and Mrs. F. A. Brown of Statesville. Funeral plans are incomplete.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Quince Rufus Bass (1866 - 1940)
  Harriett Elizabeth Combs Bass (1865 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Clyde Homer Bass (1918 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Homer Rufus Bass (1891 - 1950)
  Fletcher James Bass (1891 - 1960)*
  Annie Bass Somers (1893 - 1957)*
  Manley Wilson Bass (1897 - 1971)*
  Katie Belle Bass Milstead (1899 - 1974)*
  Myrtle Maude Bass Brown (1902 - 1980)*
  Arthur Burkett Bass (1904 - 1973)*
  Ruth Elsie Bass Josey (1909 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Chapel Church Cemetery
Statesville
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Sharon
Record added: Nov 22, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16742370
Homer Rufus Bass
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Homer Rufus Bass
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- Anna
 Added: Mar. 20, 2014

- Sharon
 Added: Apr. 21, 2010
Rest in peace.
- J. Bean
 Added: Nov. 22, 2006
 
 
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