Eric Bassett was born April 19, 1990 in Lafayette, Louisiana. He moved with his family to Houston in early 1991. He grew up in the Cypress area, attending Adam Elementary School, Arnold Middle School and Cy-Falls High School. Eric passed away in a tragic auto accident on Sunday, December 2nd, 2007 at the age of seventeen.
Eric was a proud member of the Cy-Falls Golden Eagle Football team and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He had a passion for music and was an accomplished guitar player.