Mary Ozelle (Ennes) Bass, 92, of Monett, MO, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 22, 2010 in Lacoba Homes, Inc. She was born on Sept. 17, 1917 in Corsicana, MO near Purdy.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Monett, UMW Lydia Circle, Etta Gardner Garden Club, Hawthorne Literary Club, Mo D of the National TTT and National Hair Dressers Association. She received her beauticians license in 1936 and owned and operated Ozelle's Beauty Nook from 1955 until she retired in 1999.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Rev. Ollie M. and Emma (Henderson) Ennes; her husband: Max Bass; a brother: Aubry Ennes; three sisters: Loraine Black, Ruby Thomas and Dorothy "Tooter" McCullough Michaels.
She is survived by a daughter: Janie Bates and husband, Don; one son: Gary Bass; granddaughters: Julie Abramovitz and husband, Jeff, Janell Whitworth and husband, Jim; one grandson: Taylor Bass and wife, Karen; four great-granddaughters: Bobbi Lowery, Janaye Abramovitz, Madison and Mason Bass and sister-in-law: Lyla Rausch Gates, along with several nieces and nephews.
|Funeral services will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Monett at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 27 and burial will be held in the IOOF Cemetery in Monett.||Visitation will be held at Buchanan Funeral Home in Monett from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, July 26. Memorials can be made to First United Methodist Church or Loaves and Fishes.|
Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Buchanan Funeral Home in Monett.