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Fellow Golfers: President Bush And Brad Faxon : ; R.i.'s Faxon Found Friendship With The Late President, Visiting Him Over 11 Summers In Maine

Dec 05, 2018 - Providence Journal

GEORGE H.W. BUSH 1924-2018

Brad Faxon has made a living draining clutch putts on golf courses around the world but it is one memorable miss that’s on his mind this week.

When President George H.W. Bush died Friday, Faxon lost a close friend. The 94-year-old former Yale baseball team captain loved sports and golf was the athletic

passion he chased the longest. Bush first met Faxon in the early 1990s at the AT&T Pro-Am in Pebble Beach but then found himself and Faxon’s gra...