Linda Faye Baxter, 49, of 6055 Bailey-Baxter Road, Cherryville died Sunday, July 18, 2004 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby.
Ms. Baxter was born March 6, 1955 in Cleveland County, NC to the late Thomas Baxter Sr. and to Mabel T. Baxter of Cherryville.
She was a bookkeeper for the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department and a member of Bess Chapel United Methodist Church.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by a special friend, Randy Davis of Cherryville; a brother, Tom Baxter Jr. of Cherryville; two sisters Kathy Degroot of Cherryville and Ann Stanley of Lincolnton; nieces and nephews, Steven Baxter, Melissa Avery, Larry Stanley, Melinda Smith, Tommy Baxter, Hunter Avery and Seth Baxter; and great nieces and nephews, Evelyn Smith, Katlyn Smith, Zack Smith, Gage Baxter, Hannah Baxter, Abigail Baxter, Hailey Smith and Tyler Stanley.
The funeral will be Tuesday, July 20, 2004 at 3:00 PM at Bess Chapel United Methodist Church with the Revs. Randi Godfrey and Fred May officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The body will be placed in the church thirty minutes prior to the service.
Visitation will be at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home in Cherryville on Monday from 6:30 until 8:30.
Memorials may be made to Bess Chapel United Methodist Church, 2741 NC Highway 274, Cherryville, NC 28021.