James Bass
James Bass
  • January 30, 1946 - August 4, 2017
  • Fairview Heights, Illinois

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James "J.B." Bass, 71, of Fairview Heights, IL, born January 30, 1946 in Varner, Arkansas, passed away August 4, 2017 as his residence.

James loved spending time with his grandkids and his family was extremely important to him.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cleo and Addie B., nee Fortune, Robinson; a daughter, Carmella McIntyre; three brothers, Clarence Bass, John Lee Henderson, and Steve Britton; and a sister, Lucille Buchannon.

Mr. Bass is survived by his loving wife, Elizabeth, nee Dailey, Bass; a son, James (Lurenda) Dailey; three daughters, Connie Dailey, Christy Losaw, and Stephanie (Tristan) Mack; nine grandchildren, Donnell Stubbs, Valoria Harris, Oshjai Harris, Mack Harris, Jr., Tyshawn Randolf, Jaren Dailey, Jayden Dailey, Austin Dailey, and Rylee Armstrong; six great-grandchildren, Izeah Shaw, Drake Harris, Jamya Stubbs, Armonee Stubbs, Kane Stubbs, and Zori Stubbs; three sisters, Elmyra (Mark) Allen, Margaret (Russell) Sanders, and Debra Britton; a sister-in-law, Theresa (Murphy) Outlaw; as well as a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Memorials in his memory may be made to Heartland Hospice. Condolences may be expressed online at www.lakeviewfuneralhm.com

Visitation: Friends may call from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Lake View Funeral Home, 5000 N. Illinois, Fairview Heights, IL.

Funeral: Services will be held on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Lake View Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Lake View Memorial Gardens.