Merle Bass Ransom, 72, of Clarkton, N.C., passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at New Center Baptist Church with Rev. George Langley and Rev. Kevin Kinlaw officiating.
Burial will follow in Meadows Cemetery.