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George Dwayne Baxter

George Dwayne Baxter, 60 of Dover, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville, Arkansas.  He was born June 8, 1962 in Odessa, Texas to George Hershel Baxter and Floy  (Lusk) Baxter.

 He was preceded in death by his, parents and one sister, Barbara Manning.

Dwayne enjoyed playing music, especially the guitar, cooking and his greatest joy in life was  being a "papa".

He is survived by his loving wife of forty-two years, Sherry Baxter of Dover, one daughter Kim Lile and husband Joe of Pottsville; two granddaughters Taylor Lile of Atkins, Brooklyn Lile of Russellville, Three great grandchildren, Grayson Bradley, Emmett Ennis, Layken Bradley; four sisters, Gloria Baxter of Wilburton, OK, Trudy Stacy husband James of Dover, Wanda Smith and husband Paul of Dover, Sandra Smith of Russellville. Numerous other family and friends.

 Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. 

Obituary and online guestbook are available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com.

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A candle was lit in memory of George Baxter

Rachel Waterson Sep 13 2022 11:48 AM

A candle was lit in memory of George Baxter

Theresa Hill Jun 29 2022 3:51 PM

my sweet bubba! we've had some good times in 60 years! from playing in the snow to playing in parks all over the U.S., to eating grape kool-aid ice cubes mom made to keep us outside, to scaring sisters with bigfoot sounds and going to my first Doobie Bros. concert with you. will miss the laughter in our crazy conversations! thank goodness mom took so, so, so many pictures! your memory lives on with me, always! missing you already...sister sandra

sandra baxter smith Jun 29 2022 10:50 AM

Sherry, Kim and family, I am so very sorry. I love you all.

Debbie Frame Weibler Jun 28 2022 6:13 PM

Oh sherry im so sorry to hear about Dwayne if you need anything please dnt hesitate I love ya girl .

Gail Howell Jun 28 2022 4:53 PM

My Deepest condolences to the Baxter family, Dwayne was a real friend, he will truly be missed.

David Kidd aka Lawnmowerman Jun 28 2022 1:39 PM

We are so sorry for your loss💔

Stephanie and Kenny Barton Jun 28 2022 11:43 AM

A candle was lit in memory of George Baxter

Jeana Leggitt Jun 27 2022 10:44 PM

You are in our prayers

Marie ward Jun 27 2022 10:29 PM

I will always remember getting to come to y’all’s house when y’all lived by the lake. Uncle dewayne always had that homemade catfish bait that stunk so bad but worked so well.

Christopher Baxter Jun 27 2022 9:03 PM

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