Vickie (Combs) Baskett

September 21, 1946January 29, 2013
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Vickie (Combs) Baskett, 66, of Newburgh, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Deaconess Gateway. She was born in Evansville, to the late Harry and Mattie Combs.

She was a member of Newburgh United Methodist Church. She was a proud founding member of ZTA Chapter at the University of Evansville.

Vickie was preceded in death by her sister, Londa Volkman.

She is survived by her daughter, Kara Baskett of Seattle, WA; son, Scott Baskett of Newburgh; sister, Alta Egan of New Harmony; and brother, Harry Combs of Seattle, WA.

Services were 11:00 AM Monday, February 4, 2013, at Alexander North Chapel, officiated by Pastor Chris Nunley, with entombment in Alexander Memorial Park. Friends visited Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00 PM and Monday from 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.


  • Visitation Sunday, February 3, 2013
  • Visitation Monday, February 4, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 4, 2013

Vickie (Combs) Baskett

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Monisha Woodruff

February 9, 2013


I was so sad to hear of the recent loss of your mother. She was such a sweet, caring lady. I am thinking and praying for you in your time of loss.

Take care,
Monisha (Barnhill) Woodruff c/o "95"

Vicki Willis

February 3, 2013

So sorry about your mother. She was a really great Case Manager and friend. She took me to some of your hockey games. It was fun.
I will miss her.
Vicki Willis

Mike and Bev Hoover

February 3, 2013

Dear Kara and Scott
We pause today during the visitation hours to honor your wonderful mother. Our hearts are heavy, but our eyes turn upward rejoicing that she is with her beloved Savior. May the knowledge of her embracing, caring outreach to so many people help to heal the pain of her passing.

Eleanor (Rush) Barrow

February 3, 2013

Kara & Scott my thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. Your mother was always a kind and gentle soul. She will be missed by many.

Karen and John Peninger

February 3, 2013

Dear Scott and Family,
We are so very sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and heartfelt prayers. Your mother was a lovely lady.

Steffanie Motz

February 2, 2013

Ray, Ben, and I are very sorry to hear about your mother.She was so very kind to Ben during his first grade year. You are in our prayers.

February 2, 2013

Kara and Scott, So sorry to hear about your mother. She was always sweet, kind and loved you two dearly. Keep your many good memories dear to your heart.

Kathy Lappe (Erin's Mom)

Shirley Atwood

February 2, 2013

I worked with Vickie and adored her, sweet and smart lady. Saw her at Race for the Cure also. So sorry for your loss. She will be so missed.

Mike and Mary Ann Goedde

February 2, 2013

Kara and Scottie, we are so sorry to hear of the death of your mother. We met Vickie many years ago. She was a gentle soul and we enjoyed seeing her and you when we all visited Grandma Gladys and Grandpa Bill. We pray that she is in Jesus' arms forever.