Saturday, September 30, 2017
Date of birth: Sept. 14, 1927, in Buena Vista, Miss.
Parents: Grover and Arvera Willis
Siblings: Cornelia Simms, Cleo Ward, Iona Kenderick, Otto Patrick, all deceased; and Warren Willis
Spouse: The late Clifton Baskin, whom she married in 1946 in Buena Vista.
Children: The late Rayford Baskin; Lavonne Johnson of Youngstown; Ronald Baskin of Cleveland; Clifton Baskin Jr. of Youngstown; Jeffrey Baskin of Ambridge, Pa.; Beverly James of Nashville, Tenn.; and Lynda Dandridge of Nashville
Memberships: Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church
Date and location: Mrs. Baskin celebrated with four generations of her family and many friends Sept. 16 at St. Mark Social Center.