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William Lee Bass
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1892
Nash County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1961
Portsmouth City
Virginia, USA

The Rocky Mount Telegram - Monday, Nov 27, 1961
OBIT: William Lee Bass
Funeral services for William Lee Bass, 69, were held Sunday at 2 p.m. from Snellings Funeral Home in Portsmouth, VA. The REV. C.B. Whitlow OF Faith Center Holliness Church of Norfolk officiated. Interment was in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mr. Bass died early Friday morning at Maryville Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Iola Timberlake Bass, six daughters: Mrs. George Boone, Mrs. Leroy Rollans, Mrs. Edward Luke, Mrs. Hezro Renfrow all of Rocky Mount, Mrs. T. N. Edwards of Nashville, Mrs. Dollie Wilson of Portsmouth, one son Curtis Bass of Portsmouth. Two brothers: Simon and Jody Bass of Spring Hope and 2 sisters: Mrs. Laura Sykes of Spring Hope and Mrs. Lula Downey of Durham.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph J. Bass (1839 - 1911)
  Elizabeth Ann Collie Bass Winstead (1861 - 1938)
 
 Spouses:
  Iola Caroline Timberlake Bass (1896 - 1991)
  Mary Lillian Hinton Bass (1890 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Bass (1920 - 1920)*
  Infant Son Bass (1922 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elijah H. Bass (1863 - 1941)**
  J. Wiley Bass (1871 - 1944)**
  Theodosia Bass Collie (1877 - 1953)**
  Joseph Jackson Bass (1891 - 1973)*
  William Lee Bass (1892 - 1961)
  Henry Grady Bass (1894 - 1957)*
  Emery Simon Bass (1895 - 1974)*
  Grandley E. Bass (1896 - 1930)*
  Laura Bettie Bass Sykes (1897 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
Chesapeake
Chesapeake City
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 03, 2010
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