DESTIN, Fla. - Mrs. Barbara M. Bassham, age 67, of Destin, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2001, at her residence after an extended illness. She was born in Augusta, Georgia on January 23, 1934, to the late Guy Hardy Metts and Ella May Styron. After graduating from Richmond High School in Augusta, Georgia, she completed her Nurse Anesthetist training at the School of Nursing at University Hospital and McCloud School of Anesthesia. Funeral services for Mrs. Bassham will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, December 14, 2001, in the Poteet Funeral Home chapel at Greene Street in Augusta, Georgia. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from noon until the time of the funeral services. Flowers will be accepted at the funeral home of Memorials may be made to Covenant Hospice, 101 Hart Street, Niceville, FL. 32578. Poteet Funeral Home, 529 Greene Street, Augusta, GA.
The Augusta Chronicle December 13, 2001