Beverly Mae Bass, DeSoto, passed away at Jefferson Regional Medical Center on July 13, 2009 at the age of 71 years, 3 months and 18 days; she was born March 25, 1938 in Ann Harbor, Michigan; she was the daughter of the late Mary F. (nee Gour) Byers.
Mrs. Bass is survived by a very dear friend, John Cooper of DeSoto. She was the dear mother of Ronald Baker of Marion, IL; Doreen Davis of Madison, WI and Michelle (Darrell)Selby of Bourbon, MO; dear sister of Kathy Chesterfield of Cabool, MO; Vivian Trull of Chandler, AZ; and Irene Gasparotto of Elmhurst, IL; dear grandmother of Matthew, Nathaniel, Misty and Aaron and dear great-grandmother of Christopher and Benjamin. Mrs. Bass was preceded in death by her parents and one brother Orville Byers.
Mrs. Bass was a homemaker, loved to cook, enjoyed babysitting and listening to music.
Memorial services will be officiated by Mrs. Pat Hemengway.