ROXBORO - James Alexander Bass Jr., 80, of 418 Long Ave., died Friday, Dec. 7, 2012.
He was born in Person County, son of the late James Alexander Bass Sr. and Josephine Holeman Bass. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anne Moore Bass. Mr. Bass was a retired salesman and a veteran of the U.S. Navy
, having served during the Korean conflict
. Mr. Bass was a member of Roxboro Baptist Church.
Mr. Bass is survived by his son, Alex Bass III and wife, Misti, of Rutherfordton, N.C.; daughter, Carol B. Painter of Roxboro; brother Robert E. Bass of High Point; four grandchildren, Wesley Alexander Woodfin, Thierry "Kip" Painter, Brandon Bass and Nathan Bass.
Graveside memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012 at Burchwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday December 10, 2012 from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. just prior to the service at Brooks & White Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roxboro Baptist Church Forward by Faith Building Fund P. O. Box 310 Roxboro, NC 27573.
Condolences may be sent to www.brooksandwhite.com