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Richard Lee Baxter

April 4, 1945 — September 8, 2020

Richard Lee Baxter

Richard Lee Baxter, 75, of Rossville, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at home. He was born in Kokomo, IN on April 4, 1945 to Dorothy (Dreyer) Baxter.

Richard worked for Syndicate Sales Manufacturing as general labor. He was a member of VFW Post 1154 in Lafayette, IN.

Richard is survived by his daughter, Paige Ward (husband, Troy L. Edwards); three grandchildren, Keith Ward III, Jessie, and Alex; and three great-grandchildren, Dylan, Noah, and Liam; and Darin Parrish, who was just like a son. 

He was preceded in death by his mother.

No services are planned at this time.

Memorial contributions may be made to the VFW Post 1154, 2660 Duncan R, Lafayette, IN 47904.

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