Ray is survived by his wife of 61 years, Ethryn Thaxton of Jackson; children, Carey Thaxton (Angie), of Jackson, Laura Roberts (Chuck) of Griffin, Janice Green of Jackson; grandchildren, Thomas Green (Amanda), Anna Horne (Justin), Samantha Baldridge (Eric), Brandon Thaxton, Christina Wiggins (Jason), Ashley Bruce (Nick); six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service for Ray Thaxton will be held Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Sherrell Memorial Chapel with Rudy Mangham and Joe Brown officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to the Towaliga Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 674, Jackson, GA 30233 in memory of Ray. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.sherrell-westburyfuneralhome.com.
Sherrell-Westbury Funeral Home, 212 East College Street, Jackson, is serving the Thaxton Family.
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