Funeral services for George Heyward Baxley, 77, of Springfield, SC will be held at twelve o’clock noon on Monday, February 24, 2020 in the First Baptist Church of Springfield with the Reverend Jared Pemper officiating; burial will follow in the Springfield Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday. Memorial contributions may be given in George’s memory to the First Baptist Church of Springfield, 3406 Surrey Race Rd., Springfield, SC 29146. George passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020.
Born in Barnwell County, SC, he was a son of the late Norman Willis Baxley and Lula Rosalee Still Baxley. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Springfield. He worked as a foreman for Day & Zimmerman Company at Carolina Eastman.
Survivors include his loving wife of 54 years Peggy Williams Baxley; daughter Kimberly (Bobby) Toole of Aiken; son George Christopher Baxley of Springfield; sister Lois Cromer of Blackville; brother John Baxley of Springfield.
He was preceded in death by a brother David Baxley.
The family would like to thank Rodney & Jeanette Whittle, Gail Clemons and all of the nurses and staff of Grove Park Hospice for all of the care, concern, love and compassion that they have shown George.
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