Steven Ashley Bass

Obituary

Steven Ashley Bass passed away at his home in Wewahitchka, Florida on February 12, 2008, at the age of 53. He was born May 14, 1954, in Port St. Joe where he graduated from Port St. Joe High before attending Livingston University. A life-long resident of Gulf County, Steve worked in the construction industry, as a pipe fitter at the St. Joe Company and as a sawyer.
Preceded in death by his father, Paul D. Bass, and infant sister Esther Anita.
He is survived by his mother, Mary Esther Bass of Wewahitchka; daughter Ashlea Scarabin of Panama City; step-daughter, Brooke Scarabin of Panama city; two grandsons, Joseph Rizzo and Ayden Walker of Panama City; two sisters, Paula Brewer of Gulf Breeze and Sandra Joines (Fred) of Lakewood, Colorado. He is also survived by two nieces, Lita Scariff of Pensacola and Kelly Joines of Denver, Colorado; three nephews, Jerry Brewer of Corydon, Indiana, Slade Joines of Evans, Colorado and Shane Joines of Littleton, Colorado; two great nieces Ashley Bowers of Pensacola and Sierra Joines of Evans, Colorado; five great nephews, Josh Bowers of Gulf Breeze, Stephen Bowers of Tallahassee, Brendan Joines, Hunter Joines and Lucas Joines of Colorado.
A memorial service will be held Sunday February 24, 2008, at the First Methodist Church in Wewahitchka at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests that donations be made in Steven's name to the Alzheimer's American Association , 225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60601, in honor of his mother, Mary Esther Bass.
All services are under the direction of the Comforter Funeral Home.
Published in The Star from Feb. 21 to Feb. 28, 2008