BUCKHANNON Carol Ann Baxa, 65, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 in Broomes Island, Md. at the home of her brother in the company of her family. She was born Feb. 10, 1947 in San Diego, Calif., a daughter of the late Carrel E. and Anna Lea Morgan Suder. On December 19, 1963 she married Sherman Wesley Baxa, Jr. who survives.
Also surviving are one daughter, Stephanie Ann Frankenfield and husband Robert of Upper Marlboro, Md.; one son, Christopher Blaine Baxa and wife Tara of Owings, Md.; two grandsons, Christopher Blaine CJ Baxa Jr. and Cody Wesley Baxa both of Owings; four granddaughters, Rebecca Ann Stickell and husband Joseph JP of Brandywine, Md., Rachel Ann Frankenfield and Brittany Michelle Frankenfield both of Upper Marlboro and Erika Renee Baxa of Owings; one brother, Monzel Lawson Suder and wife Amber of Broomes Island and two nephews, Monty and Scott Suder both of St. Leonard, Md.
Mrs. Baxa was a school bus driver for Prince Georges County, Md. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Frank B. Bartlett Post 7 American Legion and an active member of the Sand Run Baptist Church of Excelsior.
Friends will be received Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 from 5-8 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. She will lie in state from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at the Sand Run Baptist Church with a funeral service at noon with the Rev. Donald Butcher officiating. Burial will follow in the Sand Run Baptist Cemetery in Excelsior.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Sand Run Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, Rt. 2 Box 137-B, Buckhannon, WV 26201. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.