Doris A. Baxter


Passed: Saturday, February 23, 2013
Funeral: Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Age: 85
Location: Travelers Rest

Doris A. Petrie Baxter, 85, of Travelers Rest, widow of Edwin (Ed) Stewart Baxter, went home to be with our Lord on Saturday, February 23, 2013.

Born in Camden, NJ, and was the beloved daughter of the late Elsie and Peter Petrie. Her greatest joy in life was her family and friends.

She had the gift of laughter, loved to dance and had a warm inviting heart. She loved people, never met a stranger and was loved by anyone who had the pleasure of knowing her. She was a member of the 55 Bowling Club.


She was the beloved mother of five children, James O?Connor (Valerie), Sandra Majka (Rob), Eileen Mackey (Bill), Judi Baxter-Searcy (Gene), and the late Edward T. Baxter; grandmother of five grandchildren, Marianne Granger, Jennifer O?Connor, Traci Mount, Michael Majka and Kristan Garofalo; and twenty great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and a beloved sister, Irene Worden.

Funeral Services:

A memorial service will be held 4:00 p.m. Wednesday at The Wood Mortuary Chapel.

Visitation will be held 2:30 until 3:45 p.m.

Wednesday at the mortuary prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer?s Association, 301 University Ridge, Suite 5000, Greenville, SC 29601.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

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