Lonnie Ray Bassham

January 30, 1950 ~ April 13, 2021 (age 71)

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Lonnie Ray Bassham, 71 years old of Russellville, AL. passed away April 13, 2021.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 15, 2021, 6-8 pm at Akins Funeral Home, Russellville, AL. Funeral service will be Friday, April 16, 2021 at 2 pm in the Chapel of Akins Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Lumpkin officiating. Burial will be Florence Cemetery.

Lonnie was a member of Grace Baptist Church.

He was born January 30, 1950, to Eugene Lester and Frances Vernell Carroll Bassham.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Evelyn Bassham; his step-sons, Odell Berryman and Geary Wayne Berryman; step-grandson, Michael Shane McCrory; and step great-grandson, Blake Bozeman.

Lonnie is survived by his children, Billy Berryman (Vickie), Mildred McCrory (Larry), Barbara Cummings (Gary); siblings, Barbara Borden (Phillip), Fay Hollingsworth (Arthur), Lorene Bryant, Brenda Oliver (Jerry), and Lester Gene Bassham; twelve grandchildren; and twenty six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be family members.

Akins Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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April 15, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Akins Funeral Home
13455 Hwy 43
Russellville, AL 35653

Funeral Service
April 16, 2021

2:00 PM
Akins Funeral Home
13455 Hwy 43
Russellville, AL 35653

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