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“Very sorry to hear today about the loss of Paul Baxter. He was a great 3rd cousin and told us lots of stories of the early days of Walnut Grove...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Bruce Cunningham - Decatur, TX

“Dear Andy, Rhonda, Kayla, Danny and all of Paul's family and friends...We were so sorry to hear of the passing of Paul. Please accept our most...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Cheryl Hays - Mesquite, TX

“We were saddened to hear of Paul's passing. We both graduated with Paul in 1957 from the original Boyd High School in McKinney, TX. Then later, our...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Bobby and Wanda Jones - Prosper, TX

“Uncle Paul was a man of great strength and integrity. His love and dedication to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ was unwavering. I have no doubt...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Megan Goode - Wylie, TX - Family

“I really enjoyed visiting with Paul over the years. He was always a good source on local history of Walnut Grove Cemetery or any other subject I ask...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Jack Reeves - Celina, TX

“The Baxter Family so sorry for your loss. Paul was a great friend to a lot of us.Paul will be greatly missed by us all. I saw Paul a few weeks ago He...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Betty McClaine - celina, TX

“Judy, Andy, and families, you had one of the greatest men, to call Dad. He was a good friend to us, over the years, especially at the bank. We...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Patricis Settle - McKinney, TX

Paul Whitfield Baxter was born to Floyd and Rosalie Baxter on January 14th, 1939, the last of 9 children.
Paul was born in Collin County, Texas.

He married Melba June Bryson on February 21, 1958. They had 2 children Judy Lynn and Andrew Weldon. Paul and Melba were married 57 years.They had 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Paul was a banker by profession and spent many years working at various local banks.
Paul was a Christian who wore many hats at the Prosper Methodist Church and later at the Prosper Presbyterian Church.

Paul was preceded in death by his wife Melba, his granddaughter Heather, his brothers Andrew, James, Kenneth and David, his sisters, Alzeda, Marie and Louise and son-in-law Gary Hobbs.

He is survived by his daughter Judy Hobbs, his son Andrew Baxter and wife Rhonda, Granddaughter Kayla Denison and her husband Danny, Grandsons, Nicolas Hobbs, Jeremy Hobbs and wife Karrie. 3 Great Grandchildren, Brenden Hobbs, Wesley Denison and Emily Hobbs.

He was Greatly Loved and will be Greatly Missed