of Clinton, AR
August 15, 1943 - April 12, 2023
Richard Burnett Bass, 79, of Clinton, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2023 at home. He was born on August 15, 1943 in Searcy to the late Quentin and Mae (Stringfellow) Bass.Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Quentin and Mae (Stringfellow) Bass; his loving wife, Eunice Lillian Bass; one granddaughter, Andrea Dunham and one brother, Wayne Bass.Richard is survived by 3 daughters, Melissa Dunham (Kenny), Melinda Bane (Billy) and Michelle Gatlin (Tim) all of Clinton; Larry Bass of Augusta, Arkansas; Debbie Hoisington of Clinton, Arkansas; Susan Gale of Heber Springs, Arkansas; Helen Bass and Amanda Bass; grandchildren, Taylor Dunham (Katie), Nick Bane (Brooke), Lindsey Hubbard (Jake), Jacob Bane (Ashley), Carrie Hollister (Michael); great-grandchildren, Natalie, Easton, Lillian, Ellie, Jasper, Laken, Creed, Collin and Wyatt; one sister, Laurie Firth and two brothers, Greg Bass and Dale Bass.Pallbearers are Taylor Dunham, Nick Bane, Jake Hubbard, Jacob Bane, Carrie Hollister, Michael Hollister, Tim Gatlin, Billy Bane and Kenny Dunham.Visitation will be from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Friday, April 14, 2023 at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Clinton. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Brother Bob Leal officiating. Interment will be in Culpepper Cemetery near Clinton.To express online condolence please visit www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/clinton
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort, strength and peace and that you keep that big family close during this difficult time.
We were so sorry to hear about Richard. He was a great neighbor and a good friend. We know how much you will miss him and we are praying the Lord will comfort you.
So sorry for your loss. We have so many great memories of rodeoing at the Bass farm and we were all like family! Richard was a good man. And meant a lot to us. Prayers to all of you kids and grandkids. Love and prayers from the Cooley Family.
Melissa, Melinda and Michelle: we’re saddened to learn the loss of your dear father at this time. We had wonderful memories of him and I know your family does as well. We love you all and we’ll keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Gary Harris and Mildred Harris
Sorry for your loss. He was a great guy and a good friend. God only accepts the best. Your family is in my prayers. A friend Kay Geer