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Curtis William Basham

Curtis William Basham, 91, went to his heavenly home on March 16, 2020 at Brookridge Retirement Home in Winston-Salem. A private graveside service was held on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Glencoe United Methodist Church Cemetery in Summerfield where Pastors Jim Nelson and Matthew Johnson officiated the funeral service. Curtis was born on November 10, 1928 to the late Samuel Henry and Effie Williams Basham in Rockingham County. He was a member of Glencoe Church where his grandparents were founding members. He was employed by AT&T for 31 years. Sailing was his primary leisure recreation for many years. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Huneycutt Basham; siblings Virginia C. Holmes of Reidsville, Eunice V. Massey of Winston-Salem, Sarah F. McCleney of Reidsville; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters; F. Beatrice Basham and Margaret M Love; brothers; James E. Basham, Glen V. Basham, and Richard S. Basham. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Glencoe United Methodist Church, 601 Glencoe Church Loop, Summerfield, NC 27358.

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Curtis was not only my brother, but my friend. I'm so thankful to have been able to spend time with him during his final years. He was a kind, humble, family-loving man, and I miss him greatly. However, I thank the Lord for taking him Home and out of his suffering. Eunice Massey

Eunice and Ralph Massey Apr 8 2020 1:42 PM

rest in peace dear Uncle Curtis.

kenneth martin Mar 31 2020 5:37 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Curtis Basham

Sarah and Marvin Bullock Mar 31 2020 10:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Curtis Basham

Cornelia Norton Mar 30 2020 9:08 PM