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Joe Kenneth Basham


Joe Kenneth Basham age 76 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Paul B Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky.  He was born July 22, 1942 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Clarence and Virgie Puckett Basham. He was the husband of Sarah Akers Basham, who preceded him in death.

Survivors include one brother, Adrian Basham of Michigan, one sister, Pamela Kaye Griffin of Salyersville, Kentucky, and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife and parents, Joe is preceded in death by six brothers, Richmond Clayton Combs, James Ray Basham, Rudas Basham, Chester Basham, Larry Lee Basham, and Charles Basham, and one sister, Ruth Howard.

Funeral services were conducted at 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Floyd Arnett and Dencil Arnett officiating. Burial followed in the Newsome Family Cemetery at Penny Road, Kentucky. 

Military rites given by the Salyersville D.A.V. Chapter 15 the day of services.

Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. 



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