FLORENCE S. BASSETT, 79, died Thursday, November 20, 1986 at Spokane, Washington. She was born April 4, 1907 at Billings, Montana. Florence married her first husband, William Wickenkamp June, 1930. He preceded her in death December, 1970. She married her second husband, William Bassett in Chewelah on January 5, 1974. He preceded her ind death March, 1979.
Mrs. Bassett came to Valley, Washington in 1951 and began to work in sales in retail stores and was manager of retail sales for L.G.A. dry goods department. She was a member of the United Church of Christ in Chewelah, Washington.
Survivors include one daughter: Jerry Lynn Smith, Novato, California, one foster daughter, Patricia Guthmiller, Kent, WA., two grandaughters, and one brother, Charles Koch of Valley, WA.
(November 26, 1986 - Chewelah Independent Page 11)