Little Miss Headland 1976-77 – Marianne Bass also won the title of Miss Headland 1986 where she received the Photogenic Award. She is the 3rd of 9 girls to win both titles. Marianne is the daughter of Bill and Betty Jean Bass (Headland both deceased) and the granddaughter of Fred & Jewell Bass and Augusta & Ardella Sellers (all from Headland and all deceased). She graduated from Headland High School in 1987. Marianne has been married for 17 years to Roy Jones and they have twin sons, Paul & Wyatt Jones (age 15). She is a business owner running a cleaning service for the last 9 years.
Trivia: Two of Marianne's nieces also won the title of Little Miss Headland, Hollie Carruthers in 1989 and Savannah Carruthers in 1993. Marianne also won the 1986-87 title of Miss LaResume Yearbook Queen at Headland High School.