Joshua Aaron Baskin, 13, died Monday, July 2, 2001, at the University of Chicago Children's Hospital. Born at Paragould, he recently completed the seventh grade at Greene County Tech Junior High School in Paragould and was a member of the River of Life Pentecostal Church of Paragould.
Survivors include his parents, Paul Wayne and Kara Baskin of Paragould; a brother, Dustin Baskin of the home; his grandparents, Monte and Glenda Baskin of Paragould, Gerald Alexander of Muskegon, Mich., and Gloria Crews and Ray Crews, both of Leachville; and his great-grandmothers, Angeline Fries of Michigan City, Ind., Sally Clark of Muskegon and Ruby Baskin of Paragould.
The funeral was held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 9, at the River of Life Pentecostal Church with Rev. Floyd Ryles officiating. Burial was in Pine Log Cemetery at Brookland.
The family requests anyone wishing to leave a lasting memorial consider the River of Life Pentecostal Church.