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Yvonne Sovocool
1927 - 2017

Yvonne (Bass) Sovocool, aged 90, was lifted from this life and into the arms of our Lord peacefully on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. She was surrounded by her loving and caring family. Yvonne was one of nine children born in Mississippi to Henry Buford Bass and Laura (Parish) Bass.

Preceded in death by her parents and her husband Stanford Eugene Sovocool of Houston, Texas. She is survived by her sister, Jaynie Dean of Hideaway, TX; her daughter, Shirley Horn of Arlington, TX; three granddaughters: Prudence Horn of North Richland Hills, TX, Renee Horn of Arlington, TX, and Leslie Fitzgerald of Houston, TX; numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cherished extended family members.

Yvonne is loved deeply by her family and friends. She always made each and every one of them feel special and loved. She had a beautiful smile, an easy laugh and would brighten the day of her many friends and family or the passing stranger with a kind word. She loved to help and serve all that she could, touching everyone she met. She will be forever loved and greatly missed, truly an inspiration to us all. She was active in her church community. She enjoyed singing in the church choir, playing the organ, painting, dancing, gardening and playing card and board games. She was skilled and talented in all things creative and artistic, including an award winning member of the Society of Watercolor Artists of Fort Worth, TX.

The funeral will be on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Waltrip Funeral Home, 1415 Campbell Road, Houston, Texas 77055. Visitation beginning at 11am and the service will be held in the chapel at 2pm. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery, 1101 Antoine Drive, Houston, Texas 77055, immediately following the service.