Doris L. (Smith) Paxton(1929 - 2013)

Doris L. Paxton, 84, of Windsor, died Thursday, January 17, 2013. She was born January 7, 1929, the daughter of William and Amanda (Griffith) Smith. Doris and George Paxton were married September 22, 1947. George preceded her in death.

Doris was a loving daughter, wife, mother and grandmother. She opened her home to many foster children for over 10 years. Doris worked at Dog and Suds and Scott's Drug Store in Sedalia. Doris loved birds, and she and George lived in Versailes and Knob Noster before moving to Sedalia.

Doris is survived by her son, Daniel Paxton and his companion, Anna Hamrick; her daughter, Judy Hill and her husband, Jerry; her sister, Ruth Demand and numerous grandchildren.

Doris was preceded in death by her husband and her sister, Delores Baker.

Graveside services will be at 1:00PM, Saturday, January 19, 2013 at Crown Hill Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared at

Funeral Home

Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home - Sedalia, MO
701 South Osage  Sedalia, MO, MO 65301
Published in on Jan. 19, 2013