Anita Jean Bass, 62 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 4:50 p.m. at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. She was born on December 5, 1954 in Rantoul, Ill. the daughter of Richard E. and Lillian L. (McGehee) McKinnon. She married Glenn Bass on March 29, 1985 in Taylorville, Ill. She was self-employed for G&AB Opportunities.
Surviving are her husband: Glenn Bass of Taylorville, Ill.; son: Matthew S. Mathon of Decatur, Ill.; daughter: Ammie M. Mathon-Chizek of Eldridge, Iowa; grandchildren: Andrew, Aidan, Alec and Asher Chizek; Delanee, Alison and Chloe Mathon; father: Richard McKinnon of Molalla, Ore.; sister: Sharon McKinnon-Karasti; brothers: Scott and Michael Phares; Bradley McKinnon; step-son: Shane Bass of Mattoon, Ill.; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her Mother Lillian McGehee- Ethridge.
Visitation will be held on Friday, July 14, 2017 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. The Memorial service will follow the visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Linda Vonck officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.