Sol Alex ‘Buck’ Basham
Sol Alex "Buck" Basham, 85, passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 in Graham. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Buck was born March 6, 1932 in Lipan, to the late Alex and Rena (Henderson) Basham. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Korean War. Buck was a longtime resident of Young County and worked in the oilfield.
Survivors include his wife, Yvonne Basham of South Bend; daughters, Diane Boren and Jim Gilly of Rio Vista, Calif., and Carolyn Scott and husband Fred of Graham; sons, Shane Basham of South Bend and Rickey Basham and wife Tonja of Arlington; sister, Nolan Edgin of Georgetown; 13 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; also surviving are several nieces and nephews.