OBITUARY: John Stevenson Baskett Jr.


John Stevenson Baskett, Jr. age 77 of Franklin, TN passed away May 3, 2020.

John worked for over 50 years in the life insurance industry, covering territories all over the country, making many friends along the way. He formed Professional Brokerage Service (PBS) and continued his career working for Ash Brokerage.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Steve & Glenda Baskett and his brother, Bobby Baskett. John is survived by his children, John S. Baskett of Nashville, TN, Susan (Rodi) O’Leary of Dublin, Ireland, Mary Elise Baskett of Franklin, TN and Asher Baskett of Nashville, TN; grandchildren, Jacob & Ryder Baskett, Rian & Carys O’Leary.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. In John’s memory, memorials may be made to the Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson St. Nashville, TN 37203. WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 615-794-2289.