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HAPPY 90th BIRTHDAY | Castene Baskin

Saturday, September 30, 2017



Residence: Youngstown

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

Grandchildren: Seven

Great-grandchildren: 12


Employment: Homemaker

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.