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In Loving Memory of Thianesia Behne Gaskins

June 11, 1954 - April 22, 2021

Modesto, CA

Thianesia Gaskins, as she would say, was not from "here." She left us and returned to where she is from on April 22, 2021. Born in San Francisco, CA to proud parents Maymie (Weems) Thornton and the late Ernest Thornton, Thianesia was the second oldest of four children.

She leaves behind her three adult children, Ronald Gaskins, Jr. (Teresa), Ronnesia Gaskins, and Frieda Fairman (Jamal), seven grandchildren including Guanni K'laun Greene and Imanni-Amor Greene, her mother, sister, many extended family members and a rich legacy.

Virtual memorial services will be held on June 6, 2021 at 5:15 pm Pacific Time:

In lieu of flowers please consider donating to the memorial educational scholarship fund that is being set up in her name and honor. Details will be published at a later date.

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