Edward Bassett

Edward Bassett

Death 10 Oct 1971 (aged 77)
Shelby County, Indiana, USA
Burial Rays Crossing, Shelby County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 51632923 · View Source
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The Shelbyville News, Shelbyville, Indiana
Thursday, October 11, 1971

Mr. Bassett dies Services Wednesday


Edward Bassett, 77. Resided with daughter, Mrs. Wayne (Marilyn) Wilson.

Born in Shelby County November 22, 1893, son of Martin and Mattie (Collins) Bassett.

Married Lettie Baker in 1915, she died Sept 26, 1959.

Last employed by the city of Shelbyville; employed for years at the former Chambers Corp.

Surviving: daughter (above}, 9 other children: Mrs. Joseph (Ruth) Landwerlen, Jack Bassett, Mrs. Jesse (Nellie) Sparks, Mrs. Ruby Tucker, Robert Bassett, Mrs. Arthur (Lucy) Saunders, Mrs. Dale (Patsy) Bastin, Mrs. James (Betty) Taggart, Mrs. Charles (Mary) Henderson; 43 Grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren.

Brother preceded in death. [Also a daughter, Martha Bassett Clayton preceded him in death.]

Burial will be in Bennett Cemetery.


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