Mary Bass

Published 12:00 am Thursday, December 31, 2009

Mary Frances Bass, 95, of B. Mooretown Road, Powellsville died Friday, December 25, 2009 at her residence.
Born in Bertie County, she was a retired farm worker and a member and deaconess of First Baptist Church of Powellsville.
Survivors include two sons, Cyrus Bass of Portsmouth, Va. and Logan Bass of Raleigh; four sisters, Elretta Moore of Ahoskie, Phyllis Hyman of Norwich, Conn., Ira Green of New York, NY and Martha Cherry of Ossining, NY; and grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 31 at First Baptist Church of Powellsville, Powellsville. Burial will take place at Bass Family Cemetery, Ahoskie.
Wilder’s Funeral Home Inc., Aulander, is handling the arrangements.