09/07/05 — MARY B. BASS

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Died Sept. 6, 2005

Goldsboro Resident

Mary "Pete" Best Bass, 85, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Born in Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Aaron & Maddie West Best and the wife of the late Oscar Bass. She was a cashier with the former George Street Grocery for over 20 years.

A graveside funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Thursday at the Elmwood Cemetery in Fremont. The Rev. Johnny Sasser will officiate.

She is survived by her sister in law, Marie Best of Goldsboro; a brother, Ray Best of Dudley; a sister, Jeffie Rains of Wilson; step-sister, Bernice Taylor of Goldsboro; and many nieces & nephews.

The family will receive friends Wednesday night from 7 until 9 pm at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home.


Published in Obituaries on September 7, 2005 1:57 PM