Rev. George R. Bausum, 79, of McMinnville died at his residence Feb. 29 after an extended illness.He was born in Hong Kong, China, to missionary parents on May 29, 1932, the son of the late Euva E. (Majors) and Robert L. Bausum.He is the husband of Roberta A. (Bedell) Bausum of McMinnville. He was a member of Gath Baptist Church.Rev. Bausum received his M.Div. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He received undergraduate degrees from Mars Hill College, Carson-Newman University, and Southwest Missouri State University.