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Vivian Gertrude Renfrow Baxter
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1917
Plano
Collin County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 2011
McKinney
Collin County
Texas, USA

wife of Harold Foster Baxter; mother of Wannella Kathryn Baxter Fowler; Lloyd Wayne Baxter; Clifford Weldon Baxter


Vivian Renfrow Baxter, 93, of McKinney, Texas passed away January 27, 2011, in McKinney. Vivian was born February 8, 1917, in Plano, Texas to John Oliver and Eugenia (Porter) Renfrow.

She married Harold Foster Baxter on November 13, 1932, in Prosper, Texas. Side by side, Vivian and Harold worked hard on the farm, raising their family. She also worked for Cabell's Dairy in McKinney for 17 years and was a seamstress for 10 years.

She is survived by her son, Lloyd Baxter and wife, Aletta of Anna, Texas; daughter, Freida Rose and husband, Bobby of McKinney, Texas; son-in-law, Charles Fowler of Leonard, Texas; daughter-in-law, Nancy Baxter of McKinney, Texas; grandchildren, Mike Hunter and wife, Lynda of McAlester, Oklahoma, Charles Fowler Jr. and wife, Jean of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Christine Gibson of Leonard, Texas, Allan Baxter and wife, Angela of Prosper, Texas, and Theresa Powell and husband, J. J. of McKinney, Texas; great-grandsons, Chuck Fowler of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Cody Baxter and fiancÚ, Lisa of McKinney, Texas, Cooper Baxter of Prosper, Texas, and Cody Hunter, Denver Hunter, and Tyler Hunter, all of McAlester, Oklahoma; and great-great-grandson, Wylie Hunter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Wanella Fowler; son, Clifford Baxter; daughter-in-law, Dorothy Baxter; son-in-law, Nickey Robinson; granddaughter, Cindy Ann Baxter; and 14 siblings.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, January 30, 2011, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel in Allen, Texas. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen. The family will receive friends during a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday evening at the funeral home.

To convey condolences or to sign an online registry, please visit www.tjmfuneral.com.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Oliver Renfrow (1872 - 1933)
  Eugennie Porter Renfrow (1882 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Harold Foster Baxter (1914 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Wannella Kathryn Baxter Fowler (1934 - 1997)*
  Clifford W. Baxter (1941 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
   Bassil Renfrow (1909 - 1943)*
  Vivian Gertrude Renfrow Baxter (1917 - 2011)
  John Oliver Renfrow (1923 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ridgeview Memorial Park
Allen
Collin County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Richard Hollis
Originally Created by: Becky Romo
Record added: Dec 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63480457
Vivian Gertrude <i>Renfrow</i> Baxter
Added by: Jackie M. Isham, Sr.
 
Vivian Gertrude <i>Renfrow</i> Baxter
Added by: Becky Romo
 
Vivian Gertrude <i>Renfrow</i> Baxter
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- Jackie M. Isham, Sr.
 Added: Feb. 7, 2011
 
 
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