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 Martha Elizabeth <I>Renfro</I> Basham

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Martha Elizabeth Renfro Basham

  • Birth 10 Jul 1911 Ray County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 21 Oct 2002 Jackson County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Gladstone, Clay County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Garden of Devotion
  • Memorial ID 95170521

Kansas City Star
Date: Oct 24 2002

Martha E. Basham, 91, of Lee's Summit, MO, passed away Monday, October 21, 2002, at North Kansas City Hospital. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Monday, October 28, at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel. The family will hold a private committal service at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 6-7 p.m. Monday at the chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Northcare Hospice, c/o North Kansas City Hospital. Mrs. Basham was born July 10, 1911 in Milville, MO and had lived in this area most of her life. Before retirement she was a retail salesperson for both Montgomery Wards and the Hartzfeld's Department Stores. Mrs. Basham was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, William R. Basham on October 10, 2002, two sons, Robert Noel Basham in 1967 and Harold Wayne Basham in 2001 and two grandchildren. Survivors include a son, Ken Basham of Blue Springs, MO; a daughter, Barbara E. Downes of Kansas City, MO; ten grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great-greatgrandchildren. (Arrangements: D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64133 (816) 353-1218)

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  • Maintained by: Mr. Louie
  • Originally Created by: Michael Reiter
  • Added: 11 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95170521
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Elizabeth Renfro Basham (10 Jul 1911–21 Oct 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95170521, citing White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Gladstone, Clay County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Mr. Louie (contributor 47019738) .