Renowned NASCAR artist Sam Bass dies following kidney illness

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Sam Bass, whose images earned acclaim as the first officially licensed artist of NASCAR, died Saturday. He was 57. Denise Bass, his wife, confirmed the artist’s passing. Bass had been battling kidney failure and was in search of a transplant. “It is with a sad heart that our family shares the … Continue reading Renowned NASCAR artist Sam Bass dies following kidney illness