We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home
Samuel H. "Sam" Basham, 91, of Shepherdsville, returned to the Lord on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Norton Audubon Hospital. He was a native of Meade County, KY, a retired employee of Inland Container, a member of the International Box Workers Union, and St. Rita Catholic Church. Sam enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, and was an avid Bingo player. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 65 years, Mary Bernice Basham; and a son-in-law, Danny Collins. He is survived by two daughters, Sharon Collins and Doris Jean Baribeau Hanes (Jack); a bonus son, Mike Budnik; three grandchildren, David Collins (Joni), Charlie Baribeau (Jenet), and Jay Baribeau (Cara); along with seven great grandchildren, Casey, Gracie, and Shooter Collins, Grayson and Cosi Karleski, Colin and J.J. Baribeau. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, May 26, 2022 at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Mt. Washington Cemetery. Friends may visit from 10 a.m. until time of service on Thursday.