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Mary Nell

April 9, 1945 – November 11, 2018

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Obituary for Mary Nell Bass

Mary Nell Bass, 73 of London, Arkansas passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018, at her home. She was born April 9,1945, in Atkins, daughter of the late Thomas and Avanell Barnes. She graduated from Lemoore High School in 1963. She worked in their family owned store and became a real estate broker. She lived in California most of her life but retired and moved back to Arkansas in 2004. After returning, she and her husband joined Flat Rock Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing and watching all her great-grandchildren playing at her home. Her love for her family was priceless.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 51 years, John Bass.

She is survived by her daughter, Vicki and husband Wayne McDaniels of Scottsville; 3 grandchildren, Stephanie and husband Justin Mayhew, Alyssa Currin, and John-Robert Schwindt; 7 great-grandchildren, Jacoby, Jaqueline, Johnny, Gracelynn, Kalijah, Scarlett and Bentleigh; 2 brothers, Charles and David Barnes; and a former son-in-law, Edwin Schwindt.

A memorial service will be held at the Flat Rock Baptist Church in London on Saturday, November 17 at 12:00pm. She was loved by all who knew her and she will be greatly missed.

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