MONTICELLO Robert L. Bassett, Sr., 67, of Monticello, passed away November 17, 2011 at Drew Memorial Hospital. He was born February 10, 1944 in Monticello.

MONTICELLO Robert L. Bassett, Sr., 67, of Monticello, passed away November 17, 2011 at Drew Memorial Hospital. He was born February 10, 1944 in Monticello.

Survivors include three children, Robert Bassett, Jr. and Vickie Bassett-Estes of Texas and Barbra Williams of Monticello; a step daughter, Toni Corbin of Texas; two brothers, W. C. Bassett of California and Roy Bassett of Monticello; three sisters, Mary Hedwood, Verlester Meads and Linda Bassett, all of Monticello; god-sister, Patsy Williams of Monticello; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Friday at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel, burial in Oakland Cemetery. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.