NORMAN — Betsy Jean Feild Bass, 89, of The Woodlands, Texas, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014. She was born July 29, 1924, in Longview, Texas, to Julia Elizabeth Shafer and Alexander Shaw Feild.
Betsy graduated from Marshall High School and received her BA and MA degrees from the University of Oklahoma. She prided herself in being a life-long learner and had a sharp mind until her last breath. Betsy was a 50-year member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and was a member of both the Sigma Delta Pi and Kappa Gamma Epsilon honor societies. She taught Spanish in the Norman Public School System in Norman at Norman High School until they moved to The Woodlands, where she taught Spanish at McCullough High School until her retirement in 1988.
Betsy was preceded in death by her loving husband, Norman C. Bass, and her son, Norman C. Bass Jr.
She is survived by her children Rebecca Pujol and husband Eddy, Alec Bass and wife Mary and Nita Covington; grandchildren John, Amy, Ashly, Natali, Alec and James; great-grandchildren Alyssa, Maddie, Austin, Penny, Liam and Connor and, soon to arrive, Demi and Dex.
Visitation will be from 6 until 8 p.m. today at Addison Funeral Home, 18630 Kuykendahl, Spring, Texas 77379.
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Algoma Cemetery in Marshall, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society or any charity of meaning to you and your loved ones.
Norman Transcript, Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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