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James Baskett
Birth: Feb. 16, 1904
Death: Jul. 9, 1948

Actor. Beloved for his portrayal of the character "Uncle Remus" in the Disney film "Song of the South". 

Cause of death: Heart disease 
Inscription:
Dedicated to the memory of
Indianapolis native
James Baskett
For his academy award winning
Portrayal of master storyteller
Uncle Remus in Walt Disney's
1946 movie, "Song of the South"
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 37,
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Thank you for my childhood when I first met you Uncle Remus way back in 1948. I remember the very first time I saw you and how amazed I was. I have loved you ever since. Now I bring you to my grandchildren. I have the movie on DVD and all the Chandler boo...(Read more)
- Rick Shafer
 Added: Aug. 25, 2014

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 Added: Aug. 10, 2014

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