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George Ray "Bo" Baxter Obituary Featured

Written by  Monday, 09 October 2017 15:56
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George Ray "Bo" Baxter, 81, of Pocola, OK passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Pocola. George was born October 10, 1935 in Spiro, OK to George & Lucille (Cowan) Baxter. He is preceded in death by his parents, four sisters, and one brother.


Survivors include his wife, Odessa, of the home; 3 daughters, Pamela Jacobs of Talihina, OK, Kelly Reano of Bear Hollow, AR, & Marilyn Johnson of Fort Smith, AR; 1 son, Curtis Baxter of Pocola, OK; 10 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews; other relatives, loved ones and friends.


Services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Evans Memorial Chapel in Pocola, OK.


Interment will follow in Steep Hill Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be Jimmy Jacobs, Craig Schleiff, Kevin Reano, Robert Johnson, Andrew Nichols, Tom Hicks, & Kendall Riggs.


The family will be at the Pocola Funeral Home on Monday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.


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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, Pocola, OK