Passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018.  Loving daughter of the late  Byron and Blanche Beard;  beloved wife of 68 years to the late George Baxter; loving  mother of William Michael, Steve (Linda), and John; dearest  grandmother of Andrew (Laurel),  Daniel (Cat), Sarah and Evan; dear sister of the late William and JoAnne Beard; dear aunt, cousin and friend to many;  especially the folks and staff at Friendship Village.

Services: Visitation at Kutis Affton Chapel, 10151 Gravois Rd. Wednesday, December 5, from 9:30 a.m. until the Funeral Service at 11:30 a.m. Interment J.B. National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Diabetes  Association is appreciated. []