Mary Faircloth Croom Bass



A kind and gentle soul, a gracious and loving lady, Mary Faircloth Croom Bass, entered eternal rest on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the age of 83. Born December 8, 1934 to Perry and Lottie Mae Strickland Faircloth, she lived most recently in Atkinson.

In addition to her parents Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Earl Croom in 1976 and her second husband, Oscar Bass in 2006; and brothers, James, Bobby, Dave, Robert, and Plato Faircloth.

Mary is survived by her sister, Shirley Malpass; brother, Nathan Faircloth; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Mary was a long time member of Atkinson Baptist Church where she sang in the choir for many years. She was a Certified Nursing Assistant for 39 years at Davis Health Care.

Mary with a radiant smile, warm heart, sweet spirit loved her family and her church family. She always extended to others a heart of love and her Christian spirit. She is now at peace with her Lord and Savior.

Memorial service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Atkinson Baptist Church with The Rev. Ken Smith and Elton Lee conducting the service. The family will receive friends following the service and at other times will be at the home of Joy and Buddy Craft, 28255 NC Hwy 210, Currie.

In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be given to Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home, PO Box 1316, Burgaw, NC 28425.

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A service of Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel.