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“To Nancy's family: I first met Nancy at Baylor in the 50's. We were both in the class of '59. I also saw her several times over the years here in...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Martha Reid Aldridge - Richardson, TX

“My deepest sympathy goes to Hugh and family. Nancy was a very special lady. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Jackie Painter - Round Rock, TX

“Mrs. Baxter helped me earn several of my girlscout badges with her daughter Betsy and many other lucky young girls. She always made me feel special....Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Kathy Francis - Pipe Creek, TX

“A lifetime of memories of Nancy will always be with me. I have loved her and am thankful for a friend like her. Prayers for the family will be...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Joyce Manner - Lake Kiowa, Texas, TX

“Hugh, Betsy, Rade, and Connie, My prayers, deepest sympathies, and love go out to each of you at this time. What an amazing person and I'm so...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Kathleen - Mt. Calm, TX - family

“Hugh, Betsy, Rade and Connie, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I know mother (Kathryn Almand Etzel) was waiting to greet Nancy in...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Angel Etzel Causey - Ruston, LA

“Hugh, Betsy, Rade and Connie, Cameron and I send our love and condolences. Please know we continue to pray for each of you during this time. I...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Elizabeth - China Spring, TX

“My condolences to the family and friends. I enjoyed knowing Nancy, and reestablishing that friendship through our late mutual friend, Glenna Moore. ...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Frances R Wheat - Midland, TX


BAXTER, NANCY LEE 74, of Richardson, Texas passed away on January 22,2013 after a long and courageous battle with kidney disease. Nancy was born on July 10, 1938 in Haynesville, Louisiana to Ore Eugene Hutson and Clara Oakes Hutson. She had one sister, Janelle Hutson Davis. Nancy enjoyed a wonderful childhood filled with many good friends, and she graduated from Haynesville High School as valedictorian of her class. She graduated from Baylor University in 1959 and worked as a cashier at Rauscher Pierce in Dallas for several years until her children were born. On November 9, 1963, she married Hugh Morrow Baxter. They would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this year. They raised their two children, Betsy and Rade, in Richardson, Texas. Nancy was an avid genealogist who did extensive research on her own ancestry and Hugh's as well. She was very proud to have traced her lineage to become a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Nancy was a member of First Baptist Church of Richardson. She formed many long and lasting friendships through her involvement in her book review club and bridge club. Nancy was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. Nancy is survived by her husband, Hugh Morrow Baxter of Richardson, Texas; daughter, Betsy Baxter of Richardson, Texas; son and daughter-in-law, Rade Morrow Baxter II and Connie Loganbill Baxter of Allen, Texas; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Nancy was dearly loved and will be sorely missed.

Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday, Janaury 24, 2013 at Restland Funeral Home.

Service will be held Friday, Janaury 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Restland Memorial Chapel.

Charitable donations may be made in Nancy's name to the American Kidney Fund.