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June 14, 1935 – Aug. 28, 2021

Funeral Service for Mrs. Dorothy Bass, 86, of Georgiana, were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 29 2021 with Brother Randy Harvill officiating. Burial followed at Oakwood Cemetery. The family received friends from 2 – 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Bass passed away at her granddaughter’s home on Saturday.

She is survived by her children, Helen Shell (Larry), JoEllen Houston (Ken), and Patsy Husband; grandchildren, Matthew Shell (Laura), Trent Houston (Laura), Andrea Houston (Brandon Turner), Clint Bass (Amy), Kayla Ledbetter (Matt), Kevin Husband (Briana), Lee Husband (Tara), Kendra Morrow, Kristen Morrow, and Bridget Johnson (James); great grandchildren, Brady Shell, Bonnie Ellen Houston, Collin Turner, Christian Turner, Alexandria Bass, Ben Bass, Claire Bass, Jadyn Bass, Drew Ledbetter, Brix Ledbetter, Braxton Husband, Paisleigh Husband, Daniel Rossi, Kaitlyn Johnson, Krisalyn Johnson, Kam Johnson and Jack Houston; brothers, Chester Brogden (Faye) and Willie Marvin Brogden; loving caregiver, Teresa Beverly; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Winford Bass; son, Mike Bass; and parents, Forrest and Zerlene Brogden.

Pallbearers were Matthew Shell, Trent Houston, Clint Bass, Matt Ledbetter, Kevin Husband, and Jason Sellers.

Mrs. Bass worked as a loyal employee at Nightingale Uniform Company for 50 years. She was a founding member and long-time piano player at Calvary Baptist Church. She loved gardening, sewing, and cooking for her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Southern Care Hospice for their loving care.


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