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Okeechobee – Patsy Jean Bass, 84, died February 27, 2023 at Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home. She was born August 10, 1938 in Tampa, Florida to Clyde and Lois (Drawdy) Thompson. A resident of Okeechobee most of her life, she was a member of the Basinger Christian Brethren Church. She owned a dress shop “Pat’s Boutique,” worked as a secretary at Lykes Brothers, and as a librarian. She enjoyed crocheting, macrame, and her family was most important to her.
Mrs. Bass was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn J. Bass; and her parents.
She is survived by her sons, Glenn Keith Bass (Ross Redding) and Clyde J. Bass, Sr. (Teresa); grandchildren, C.J. Bass, Jr. (Holly) and William Bass (Shallow Linzey), all of Okeechobee; great grandchildren, Aubreigh and Augustus; cousin, Karen Bolton; aunt, Lois Ferlita; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other family members.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. Monday, March 6, 2023 at Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Basinger Cemetery.
Those wishing to leave a message of condolence may sign the register book at www. OkeechobeeFuneralHome. com
All arrangements are entrusted to the direction and care of the Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home, 400 North Parrott Avenue, Okeechobee, Florida, 34972.