|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1928|
|Death: ||Feb. 6, 1984|
Services for Rev. John H. Basham, 55, wer held at the Polytechnic United Methodist Church in Fort Worth.
Rev. Basham served as pastor of the Olney Methodist Church from January 1976-January 1978, was found in his van near Weatherford. He had been reported missing when he failed to pick up his wife, Jo Ann, in Fort Worth.
Rev. Basham, was serving as minister of the Dublin Methodist Church, left Monday afternoon from Dublin enroute to SMU and a ministers' meeting on Tuesday morning. He did not attend the meeting at which he was to have been honored.
His van was discovered late Thursday.
Rev. Basham attended SMU on a football scholarship and graduated from Perkins School of Theology in 1952. Since 1952, he has served as a Methodist pastor.
Survived by his wife; two sons - Paul and Steve; one daughter - Julia Ann; his parents - Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Basham; one brother - James Basham; one sister - Jerrciene Crooks; two grandchldren.
Memorials should be made to Christ for the Nation in Dallas; memorial fund at the Dublin National Bank.
Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park
Plot: Fairlawn Section
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Record added: May 08, 2010
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