BAISDEN Sr., Dennis passed away on July 28, 2010.
Dennis was a World War II vet, and had a love for the Flying Tigers in China.
He was a life member of V.F.W. Post #1031. Dennis drove a truck for ANL truck lines for 30 years, and then enjoyed his 26 years of retirement.
He also owned the "8" Ball pool room, where the patrons knew him as "Gramps".
Dennis leaves behind his wife of 64 years, Ruth, children, Bonnie & John Sturgell, Barbara & Don Whalen, Dennis Jr., and Mary Clark and Christopher Baisden. 12 Grandchildren, 20 Great-Grandchildren, sister Joyce (Don) Site, of Cincinnati. He was born in Departon, West Virginia, to Vicy & Stanley Baisden who have gone on ahead of him, along with sisters Sadie Foulk, Lillian Ellinger, brothers Wendell & Carlos Baisden.
A gathering of family & friends will be held from 2-4 Sunday in the Jackson Lytle & Lewis Funeral Home, 2425 N. Limestone St., Springfield, where services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday August 2,2010, with Rev. Walter Mock officiating.
Entombment will follow in Rose Hill Burial park.
Published in the Springfield, Ohio News-Sun on 7/30/2010