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    Mr. Joseph B. “Barry” Bass, Jr., 64, of Graham died in Sylva, NC on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 6:51 p.m. A native of Charlotte, he was the husband of the late Marijke Kramer Bass and the son of the late Joseph B. Bass, Sr. and Billie Bass, who survives. He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force se…

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