BASSETT JR, CURRY J.
Mr. Curry Bassett, Jr., 71, of Ocala, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at his residence. Raised in Monticello and Tallahassee, he was a long time resident of Ocala. Curry earned his Bachelor's Degree from Florida State University, and was well known as an avid FSU Seminole fan. GO NOLES! After moving to Ocala, he worked for many years with Dollar Tree Industries, retiring as a regional manager. His family said he will always be remembered for his generosity and sense of humor.
Survivors include his son Tyler and his wife Kari, his sisters Ruby McCowan and Tammy Leopard, his brothers Bill, Scott, and Steve Bassett, grandsons Russell and Griffin Bassett, and his friend and former wife Justine Peck.
Funeral services for Mr. Bassett will be held at 2 PM Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, 910 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Wounded Warriors Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services
910 E Silver Springs Blvd Ocala, FL 34470
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from June 22 to June 23, 2014