Richard Bass, 80, of Kennett, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett.
Born Sept. 23, 1928, in Avon Park, Fla., son of the late R.G. McCollow and Lilly Bass, he was a retired general in the United States military.
Survivors include a daughter, Evelyn Caridi and husband, Tony.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.