OBITUARY: Randall ‘RJ’ Harvey Basham Jr.


Randall “RJ” Harvey Basham Jr. passed away on Friday, August 26, 2022, he was 45 years old.

RJ was born in Bluefield, West Virginia to Marline Ellison and Randall Harvey Basham Sr.

He graduated from Montcalm High School. He was a General Contractor and a certified welder. RJ was a comedian and a drummer, enjoyed fishing, woodwork, and basketball.

He is survived by wife Sarah Basham; children: Makayla Andrews, Haley Cole, and Christian Basham; father: Randall Basham Sr.; niece: Danielle Havens; nephew: Robert “Budgee” Havens; and other family and close friends.

He is preceded in death by mother Marline Ellison Basham, sister Tena Havens, and grandma Hazel Pizzini.

The Celebration of Life, conducted by Brother Tim Fry, is 6 p.m. Tuesday, August 29, 2022 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until the service at 6 p.m.

Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.


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