Jim, 65, passed away at his home in Cary, NC. He was born in New Castle, PA to Harry Edwin, and Marjorie (Kelly) Baxter. He received a BA Degree in Business Management from Youngstown State University in 1971. He graduated from USAF OTS in 1972, and was honorably discharged as 1st Lieutenant in 1976. He married Carol June Ormsby on October 6, 1972 in Warren, OH. Jim traveled for several international corporations that included Flextronics Corp. as a Sr. Global Commodity Manager, and completed his career at Skyware Global as a Supply Chain/Materials Manager. He was a 3rd Degree member of Knights of Columbus Council 6650, volunteered for Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue, and the North Carolina Symphony. He was an avid golfer, runner, and fly-fisher. He is survived by his wife Carol, mother Marjorie, sister Mary Ann Medved, two brothers, Ed and Tom, and numerous nieces and nephews. A Memorial Mass will take place at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church 3008 Old Raleigh Road, Apex NC, Monday September 22 at 11:00 AM with reception to follow. In lieu of flowers kindly donate to the church, or charity of choice. The family thanks the Nashville TN, and Durham Veterans Medical Centers, Duke University Medical Center, and Transitions Hospice.