Services for Launa Bass, 85,
of Reynolds Creek, Owyhee County, who died Wednesday, Oct. 14,
at the Nampa hospital, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Pastor Jim Hardenbrook of the First Christian Church,
Caldwell, will officiate. Burial will follow at the Hillcrest
Mrs. Bass was born Nov. 6, 1901, at Nonchalanta, Ness
Kansas, to George W. ad Myrta
Potts Loveless. She moved with her family to Perry, Okla., in
1915. She attended schools both in
She married Jonas E. Bass May 27, 1922, at Perry and they
made their home in Oklahoma until moving to Caldwell in 1924.
She operated a Caldwell popcorn stand for several years.
They then lived in Marsing until moving in 1944 to
California. In 1950, they moved to Reynolds Creek, where she
had since resided.
Mr. Bass died July 24, 1977.
She was a member of the First Christian Church, Caldwell.
She was a charter member of the Owyhee County Cow Belles;
a member of Long Beach Chapter No. 173, OES, Long Beach,
Calif.; the Wilson
Sagehens; and the Chipmunk Grazing Association.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and
Karen Bass of Reynolds Creek; a daughter and son-in-law, Joan
and Bud Brogan of Post
Falls; a sister, Zella
Aigner of Perry; three grandsons; a granddaughter; a
great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by four brothers and five
Memorials may be made to the Mercy Medical Center Hospice
or flowers may be sent.
Friends may call at the Nampa Flahiff Chapel today until
9 p.m. and Saturday until time of services.