sunrayHENDERSON, Ky. - Thomas (Tom) Clay Baskett, 90, of Robards, Ky passed away Monday July 22, 2013 at 1:39 AM at Methodist Hospital.

He was born in Evansville, IN to Tom and Virginia (Nunn) Baskett on March 4, 1923.

He was a retired plumber having started T. Baskett and Sons Plumbing in the 1960s. Tom was a member of Niagara Methodist Church and Masonic Lodge #64 in Evansville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Joy (Howard) Baskett and 1 sister Virginia Mueth, and daughter-in-law Susan Baskett.

He is survived by 3 daughters: Joy Gail Gish and husband Larry of Niagara, Debbie Lincoln and husband Nels of North Lawrence, NY, Rita Parker and husband Keith of Henderson; 2 Sons: Tommy Baskett and wife Marilyn of Poole; Ted Baskett of Niagara; 1 sister: Betsy Embry of Henderson; 2 brothers: Hugh Baskett of Indianapolis, IN, Rudy Baskett of Destin, FL; 14 Grandchildren; 24 Great-grandchildren; Nieces and Nephews.

Services will be 1:00 PM Thursday July 25, 2013 at Tomblinson Funeral Home Henderson Chapel.
Pastor Rick Nollman will officiate.

Burial will be in Nunn Cemetery in Niagara, Ky.

Visitation will be Wednesday 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM and Thursday 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.

Masonic services will be held Wednesday evening at 7:00 PM.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Nunn Cemetery Fund C/O Larry Gish 7724 Griffin Griffin Rd., Robards, KY 42452.

Pallbearers will be Scott Baskett, Brian Baskett, Chris Gish, Ted Baskett, Chad Parker, John Roberts, Chris Green and Johnnie Hurst. your social media marketing partner

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