Imogene "Jean" Bass

September 29, 1932September 8, 2011

Bass, Imogene “Jean” Cook, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on September 8, 2011. Jean was born on September 29, 1932 in Midland City, Alabama. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 52 years, Fletcher J. “Billy Joe” Bass. She is survived by Daughter, Cathy (Sam) Cates, Fort Deposit, Alabama; two Sons, Mike Bass, Georgiana, Alabama, and Stephen (Virginia) Bass, Lincoln, Alabama; Grandchildren, Bill Cates, Ben (Courtney) Cates, Jamie Bass, Jacob Bass, Cody Burkett, Carmen Bozeman, and Caitlin Bozeman; one Great Grand Child, Hannah Grace Cates. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 10, 2011, at Love’s Way Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 9:30 until 11:00 a.m. with services following. Burial will be in Love’s Way Methodist Church Cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home, Georgiana, Al. directing. Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. Earl Bridges, Rev. Allen Stephenson, and Rev. Jim Wilson. Pallbearers will be Gary Bridges, Tony Bridges, Bill Cates, Ben Cates, Jimmy Kelley, and Ed Sanders. Honorary pallbearers will be the congregation of Love’s Way, Judson Garner, Charles Williams, Bryant Blackmon, and Shirley Whittington. The family wishes to thank Southern Care Hospice for the excellent care they provided. Special thanks are extended to Donna Godwin, Mandy McDaniel, Chaplain Jim Wilson, Linda Hall, and to her faithful sitter, Shirley Whittington. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Love’s Way Cemetery Fund or one’s favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Saturday, September 10, 2011
  • Funeral Saturday, September 10, 2011
  • Graveside Saturday, September 10, 2011

Imogene "Jean" Bass

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TaJuan Mulder

September 13, 2011

I know that the family will be missed.

The Bakers Earl,Sarah,Sid and Wanda

September 9, 2011

Mike,Cathy and Stephen,You may not remember us. We were your across the street neighbors when you all lived in Eufaula. So sorry to hear about Jean. We had some good times together. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Johnson Funeral Home

September 9, 2011

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Audrey Stanley

September 9, 2011

"Blessed are they who die in the Lord"
May you all rejoice in knowing this. What a treasure to have had such a wonderful Christian mother, grandmother, and mother-in-law. My prayers go up today and always to provide the strength for all to grieve and rejoice. Love to all, Jerry & Audrey (Aubie & Papa)