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 Jennie <I>Herring</I> Bass

Jennie Herring Bass

Marion County, South Carolina, USA
Death 29 Jan 1960 (aged 72)
Robeson County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Fairmont, Robeson County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 47658007 · View Source
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Jennie was the daughter of John Jasper Herring and Martha "Mattie" Jane (Cottingham) Herring.

Jennie was born and married in Marion County, South Carolina. That area is now Dillon County, South Carolina.

Jennie married Charlie Gaston Bass on January 3, 1904 in Marion County, South Carolina. Together they had ten children.

1--Gaston [1905-1910]
2--Nettie Jane [1907-1967]
3--Jennie Bell [1910-1912]
4--Maudie [1911-1995]
5--Little Bud [1915-1915]
6--Daniel Edward "Jack" [1916-1975]
7--Geneva [1919-2004]
8--Jimmy [1921-1981]
9--Worth [1923-1989]
10--Richard [1925-1967]


News and Observer
Raleigh, North Carolina

Mrs. Jennie H. Bass

Orrum--Mrs. Jennie Herring Bass, 74, of Rt. 1 died Friday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Leander Lee. Widow of Charlie Bass, she is survived by four sons, Jack Bass of Lumberton, Jimmie of Panama, Worth of High Point, Richard of Fayetteville; three daughters, Mrs. Leander Lee, Lumberton, Rt. 2, Mrs. Hubert Prevatte, Rt. 1, Orrum, Mrs. W.D. Christenburg, Hamer, S.C. Funeral services will be at 3 P.M. Sunday at Prevatte Funeral Home, Fairmont, with the Rev. L.L. Todd and the Rev. Phillip King in charge. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery.

Jennie's tombstone has her birth date as 1888.
In Jennie (Herring) Bass' old family Bible it has written she was born April 2, 1887. My Mom (Geneva) said grandma Jennie was sixteen when she married. I have the old family Bible.

I have include my e-mail address in case someone would want to contact me.

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  • Maintained by: Linda Christenburg Moody Brown
  • Originally Created by: Sandra C. Hayes
  • Added: 6 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47658007
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jennie Herring Bass (2 Apr 1887–29 Jan 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47658007, citing Fairmont Cemetery, Fairmont, Robeson County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Linda Christenburg Moody Brown (contributor 47048125) .