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Melvadean Carteret Bass: Lake Waccamaw

1961 – 2019

     Melvadean Carteret Bass of Lake Waccamaw, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Saturday March 9, at Lower Cape Fear and LifeCareCenter in Whiteville. She was 57.

     Born Oct. 13, 1961 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Azier Carteret and Dorcas “Dot” Hammond Carteret.

     Survivors include her children, Aaron B. Bass of Montana and April N. Bass of Green Sea; siblings Ronald Carteret of Chadbourn, Linda C. Stevens of Tabor City, Gail C. Ward of Clarendon; four grandchildren; and other extended family.

     A funeral service was planned for 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 12, at Worthington Funeral Home Chapel, Chadbourn, with Rev. Willard McPherson and Rev. Sam McCleary officiating.

     A guest register is available here.