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Obituaries

December 22, 2013

Raymond Basnett

Raymond K. Basnett, 84, formerly of Hutchinson, died Saturday (Dec. 20, 2013), at the Hopemont Hospital in Terra Alta following an extended illness.

He was born May 1, 1929, at Salt Lick, near Mannington, a son of the late William Taylor Basnett and Dessie Mae Hamilton Basnett.

Raymond was employed by the Fischer Foundry in Hutchinson for many years. He was an avid sports fan and coached Little League baseball in Hutchinson. While coaching, his teams won many championships, of which Raymond was extremely proud. He loved the Lord, was a Christian by faith, and enjoyed reading his Bible.

Survivors include a daughter, Rhonda Greek and husband Bradley, of Georgia; a grandson, Nicholas Greek; and several nieces and nephews.

He was the last surviving member of his immediate family, having also been preceded in death by four sisters and brothers-in-law, Margaret L. and Richard Kniceley, Naomi B. and Mitchell Roshinski, Betty L. and Bill Morris, and Eleanor J. and Bill Shaver; three brothers, Edward C. Basnett and wife Ruby, Richard T. “Buddy” Basnett and Alvin Marshall Basnett, who died in infancy.

Friends may call at the Hutson Funeral Home in Farmington today from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., where funeral services will be held on Monday at 9 a.m. with Pastor Charles Fancher officiating. Interment will be in the Shinnston Masonic Cemetery.

Condolences may be accessed at www.hutsonfunralhomes.com.

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