Geraldine Bassett, 86, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Manila, died Thursday, May 13, 2004, at Westwood Hills Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff. Born at Manila she was the daughter of the late Sular and Leslie Rice Boling and was the widow of Ben Bassett. She had lived most of her life in Manila and was retired from the American Greeting Card Company in Osceola.
She is survived by three brothers, Jim Boling of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Joe Boling of Fairfield, New Jersey, and Bob Boling of Miami Beach, Fla.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Howard Funeral service Chapel in Manila with Rev. William Piercy officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery.