Jean Faulkenberry Baskins



HEATH SPRINGS, SC~ Mrs. Jean Faulkenberry Baskins, age 88, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at her home. She was born November 11, 1929, a daughter of the late Furman Faulkenberry and Odessa Faile Faulkenberry and was the wife of the late James William “Bill” Baskins. Mrs. Baskins enjoyed canning fruits and vegetables. She also enjoyed knitting and cross stitching. Mrs. Baskins was a member of Rich Hill Baptist Church.

Mrs. Baskins is survived by her son, Larry Baskins and his wife, Jan; four grandchildren, Mark Bush and his wife, Maresa, Tracy Bush and his wife, Elizabeth, Stephenie Peagler and her husband, Robbie, and Crystal Gladden; nine great-grandchildren; a brother, Kenneth Faulkenberry; and a wonderful friend and caregiver, Kathy Roddey.

Mrs. Baskins was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a daughter, Patsy Bush; a brother, Douglas Faulkenberry; and two sisters, Diane Bailey and Sandra Faulkenberry.

The Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Mrs. Baskins will be 3:00 pm Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Rich Hill Baptist Church by Rev. Rod Yow. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 3:00 pm, one hour prior to the service, in the family life center. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Rich Hill Baptist Church, 1557 E. Doc Garris Road, Heath Springs, SC 29058.

Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory, 1800 Charlotte Hwy., Lancaster is caring for the Family of Mrs. Baskins.