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Sammie Mercille

Female 1928 - 2019  (91 years)


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  • Name Sammie Mercille 
    Born 31 Jan 1928  Coushatta, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Mar 2019 
    Notes 
    • Rockett Nettles
      Sammie Mercille Bass
      January 31, 1928 ? March 25, 2019

      Funeral services for Sammie Mercille Bass, 91, of Coushatta, LA will be held at 11 A.M. Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Olan McLaren officiating. Interment will follow in Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 A.M. until service time on Wednesday at the funeral home.
      Mrs. Bass was born January 31, 1928 in Coushatta, LA and passed away March 25, 2019. Mrs. Bass retired from AT & T as a telephone operator. She then continued her career after graduating from Northwestern School of Nursing as a nurse for the clinic and hospital in Coushatta, LA. She enjoyed music, especially playing the bass guitar alongside her husband, Bass. Together, they enjoyed traveling, fishing and boating. She loved her grandchildren and treasured the time spent with them. She will truly be missed by all those who knew and loved her.
      She was preceded in death by her daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Cecil Bamburg; grandson, John Wesley Bamburg; parents; one brother and four sisters.
      Mrs. Bass is survived by her husband of 49 years, Jesse Bass of Coushatta, LA; children, Brenda Cottom and husband, Ed of Bossier City, LA, Billy Dirks and wife, Yvonnie of Greenwood, LA, and Terry Dirks of Ringgold, LA; four grandchildren, Jason Cottom, Brittney Trahan, Amanda Powell, and Hannah Dirks; and five great-grandchildren.
      Pallbearers will be George Carney, Jimmy Smith, Stephen Hanna, Josh Trahan, Jason Cottom, and Leroy Smith.
    Person ID I51311  1A William Bassett of Plymouth
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2021 

    Family Jesse Edward Bass Bass, Jr.,   b. 31 Jul 1928,   d. 6 May 2022  (Age 93 years) 
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F18031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart