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- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 25 Jan 2004.
Mrs. Wilma E. Baxter, age 91, of Newport, born October 14, 1912, passed away Sunday evening, January 25, 2004.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jess and Addie Evans; husband, Lester Baxter; and sons, Bill (Bud) Baxter and David B. Baxter.
She was a member of Pigeon Valley Baptist Church and attended First Baptist Church of Newport.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Dale Campbell, of Parrottsville, and daughter, Linda Clevenger, of Newport.
Other survivors include her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews, as well as special friend, Lorine Gentry.
Funeral services will be at 8 p.m., Tuesday evening, January 27, 2004, at the Costner-Maloy Funeral Chapel. Dr. Rich Lloyd will officiate.
Family and friends will meet at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 28, 2004, at Costner-Maloy Funeral Home to go in procession to Resthaven Memorial Gardens for the 10:00 a.m. interment.
The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 p.m. Tuesday evening, January 27, 2004, prior to the service.
Arrangements by Costner-Maloy.