Janie Bass

Wednesday, March 23, 2005

CAIRO, Ill. -- Janie R. Bass, 61, of rural Cairo died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at her home.

She was born Aug. 24, 1943, in McConley, Tenn., daughter of William French and Iva Louise Baker Tyler. She was a member of God's House in Villa Ridge, Ill.

Survivors include a daughter, Ivy Cripps of Cairo; her mother, Louise Tyler of Mounds, Ill.; six brothers, Donnie Webb of Tamms, Ill., James Webb of Marion, Ill., Mike Webb of Fancy Farm, Ky., Danny Butler and Dale Butler, both of Mounds, Eddie Butler of East Cape Girardeau, Ill.; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Friends may call after 9:30 a.m. Monday at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev Harley Showalters officiating. Private burial will follow at a later date in Wickliffe Cemetery at Wickliffe, Ky.