James I. Bass, 75, of DeSoto entered into eternal rest on February 7, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Bass was a self-employed auto mechanic. He enjoyed fishing and being outdoors. Born July 25, 1938 in Doniphan, Missouri; the son of the late Thomas and Myrtle (nee Arnold) Bass.
Surviving family members are his wife, Glenda (nee Kramer) Bass and a son, James M. (Maria) Bass of DeSoto.
Family members preceding him in death are his parents and two brothers, Thomas Bass and Donald Bass.