Nettie Oldham Bason, age 94, died on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock, NC. Nettie was born on August 31, 1923 in Graham, NC. She was the daughter of the late Herbert and Erma Oldham.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Grover Bruce Bason. She is survived by her daughter, Pamela Bason Mullinax and husband Theron of Hendersonville, NC; one grandson, Todd Mullinax and wife Michelle of Mills River, NC; and three great-grandchildren, Jay, Laura and Lilly.
Nettie was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. Her greatest pleasure in life was doing for others. She lived in Graham for 89 years and in 2013 moved to Hendersonville, NC, in order to be close to her family. Although living in Hendersonville, she considered her home to be Graham. She loved the many phone calls and cards received from her Graham friends.
A funeral service will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Graham on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Kevin Baker, officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:45 until 1:45 p.m. at the church. The committal service will follow in Graham Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham is assisting the family.