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 Landen Baisden, Sr

Landen Baisden, Sr

Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Death 28 Oct 2011 (aged 83)
Dingess, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Dingess, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 79574467 · View Source
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Obituary in the Logan Banner:
DINGESS, W.Va. — Mr. Landen Baisden Sr., 83, of Dingess, was born January 5, 1928, at Marrowbone, a son of the late Albert and Oma Dillon Baisden and Laura B. Baisden. He went home to be with the Lord Friday, October 28, 2011, at his residence.

Also preceding him in death was his wife of 64 years, Fannie Messer Baisden, on March 18, 2011; an infant son, Bobby Lee Baisden; brother, James Baisden, and sisters, Bess Baisden, Berth Baisden, Fannie Baisden and Eula Mae Stafford.

Mr. Baisden was a retired UMWA coal miner and member of the Mt. Hope Freewill Baptist Church at Dingess.

Those left to cherish his memory include his daughter, Myrtle (John) Preece of Delbarton; sons, Landen Jr. (Misty) Baisden, Gary (Tina) Baisden, Bruce (Susan)

Baisden and James Ed (Bonnie) Baisden, all of Dingess, also Paula (Earl) Vance; grandchildren, Ronnie (Crystal) Blankenship, Warren (Carla) Preece, Greg (Teresa) Preece, Michelle (Darrin) McCormick, Tammy (Matt) Runyon, Landen Baisden III, Jennifer Copley, Jason (Crystal) Baisden, Sarah (Jeremy) Queen, Matt (Tessa) Baisden, Amanda (Luke) Kolkedy, Jeremy Newsome, Kyria Messer, Bruce Baisden Jr., Jeffrey

Baisden, Candita (Jeremy) Crabtree, Marinda Cambell, Thomas Baisden, Justin Baisden, Ashley Marcum, Amy (Kevin) Adkins, Dan (Amanda) Baisden, Adam Baisden, Darin (Montana) Baisden and Brad (Michelle) Baisden; 43 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Harold Baisden of Cross Lanes, Albert (Barb) Baisden

and Paul (Sue Ann) Baisden, both of Dingess, John (Dorthy) Baisden of Wilsondale, Thomas Allen Baisden of Wayne and Arthur (Shelia) Baisden; sisters, Emily Tackett,

Nona (James) Spurlock, Connie (Danny) Williamson, Lori (Roland) Browning, Rhonda (James) Bowen and Melissa (Farrin) Doss; special friends, Jess Browning, who was faithful to visit daily, and Pat Sheppard, loving caretaker, and a host of other family and friends.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, October 31, at the Mt. Hope Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Cornelius Lackey, Rev. Ray Taylor and Rev. Ray Messer Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Baisden Cemetery at Dingess.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Blankenship, Landen Baisden III, Jason Baisden, Matt Baisden, Brad Baisden, Darin Baisden, Bruce Baisden Jr., Thomas Baisden, Justin Baisden, Jeremy Newsome, Adam Baisden and Dan Baisden.

Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. today at the Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Chapmanville is in charge of the arrangements.

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  • Created by: Norm Nelson
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79574467
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Landen Baisden, Sr (5 Jan 1928–28 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79574467, citing Baisden Family Cemetery, Dingess, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Norm Nelson (contributor 47026217) .