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William James "Jay" Baxley, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1924
Grove Park
Alachua County
Florida, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 1946
Lake Weir
Marion County
Florida, USA

Jay was the youngest child of Will (W. J.) and Ida Baxley of Weirsdale. He served our country in the US Army in World War II. He drowned in a boating accident during a sudden storm over Lake Weir while one of his arms was in a cast. Article about his drowning is in the photo overflow section.

Family links: 
  William James "Will or W.J." Baxley (1877 - 1964)
  Ida Melissa Boone Baxley (1882 - 1976)
  Lance Leo Baxley (1900 - 1950)*
  William Melvin Baxley (1901 - 1970)*
  Ruby Mae Baxley Normann (1904 - 2000)*
  Ralph Dennis Baxley (1907 - 1973)*
  Annis Oni Baxley Huddleston (1909 - 1974)*
  Vera Carolyn Baxley O'Neal (1911 - 1984)*
  Cecil Alton Baxley (1914 - 1961)*
  Clyde Eugene "Tom" Baxley (1916 - 1974)*
  Martha Ann Baxley McCraney (1918 - 1968)*
  Marjorie Ida Baxley Rolfe (1921 - 2009)*
  William James Baxley (1924 - 1946)
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Marion County
Florida, USA
Created by: Wayne
Record added: Dec 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46162565
William James Jay Baxley, Jr
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William James Jay Baxley, Jr
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William James Jay Baxley, Jr
Added by: James Lemon
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- Steve
 Added: Sep. 14, 2010
Thank you for your service to our country in a time of war
- Wayne
 Added: Feb. 7, 2010

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