The funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Friendship Baptist Church, 407 Cotton Avenue, Americus, Georgia, where Bishop Melvin McCluster is pastor. Reverend Freddie Baisden, pastor of Living Waters Baptist Church, will officiate. Interment will follow at Staley Memorial Gardens, Corner of Mayo and Southerfield Roads, Americus, Georgia.
Sylvester Baisden, Sr. was born May 28, 1972 to the late Robert Lee and Ruby D. Baisden. Sylvester attended the public school system of Americus, Georgia. In later years, he attended Jefferson High School online and received his GED. He enjoyed working as a Truck Driver over the years.
Left to remember those precious moments are his beloved son, Sylvester Baisden, Jr.(Kristania Hayes); a beautiful granddaughter, Bella Sky Baisden; sister, Annette Baisden, Ellenwood, Georgia; two brothers, Robert Lee Baisden, Jr., McDonough, Georgia, Renzell Biasden, Ellenwood, Georgia; great grandmother, Alice Bay King of Columbus, Georgia; nieces and nephews, Tyrone Baisden and Brandon Tellis, both in Stockbridge, Georgia, Ashley Eorth, Americus, Georgia, Robins Baisden, McDonough, Georgia; aunts and uncles, Oral Dean Ingram, Riverdale, Georgia, Hannah Williams, Cheryl Holden, (Greg), both of Rex, Georgia, Ouide Wyatt, Forest Park, Georgia, Annie Cleveland, Americus, Annie Lyles, Riverdale, Georgia, Sara Thomas, Americus, Georgia, Maryann Hill, Riverdale, Georgia, Mamie Tarzo (Jeuse), Plainsfield, New Jersey, Linda Coldwell, Americus, Georgia, Barbra Ann Brantley, Brenda Joyce Glover, Columbus, Georgia, Willie Lee Lyles (Anita), Americus, Georgia, Johnny B. Lyles, Americus, Georgia, Charles Lyles (Barbara), Ideal, Georgia, Nathaniel Lyles, Americus, Georgia; great aunts and great uncles, Emma Minter, Carrie Baisden, both of Ellaville, Georgia, Clarence King, Hiram King, Columbus, Georgia; a host of other relatives and friends, including a devoted friend Douglas Bank, Americus, Georgia, and two special friends, Johnny Wright and Westher Wright, both of Americus, Georgia.