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Alton Harrison Baysden

Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Death 23 Jul 2015 (aged 89)
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 149682948 · View Source
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Alton Harrison Baysden, age 89, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2015 in the Wake Medical Center, Raleigh, NC. He was born on October 5, 1925 in Onslow County.

He was predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Joyce Whaley Baysden, who passed away on July 1, 2015; his parents Guy Basden and Nellie Harrison Basden; his brother Elmer Basden; and his sister Maxine B. Howard.

Alton and Joyce were both faithful members of First Baptist Church, Kinston, NC. Alton taught the Reed-Builders class for many years and loved it dearly. Both Alton and Joyce loved the Lord and served Him with gladness.

A celebration of Alton's life will be held Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the First Baptist Church, Kinston, NC. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Westview Cemetery, Kinston, NC.

Surviving is a daughter Joyce Renee Johnson and her husband Randall of Angier NC; and three grandchildren David Johnson and wife Valerie of Chattanooga TN, Ashley Renee Johnson, and Lauren Nicole Johnson both of Angier NC. He is also survived by many wonderful Basden and Whaley relatives.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, Kinston, NC

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  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149682948
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alton Harrison Baysden (5 Oct 1925–23 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149682948, citing Westview Cemetery, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by DMA (contributor 48022673) .