John Brewer Baity, Sr. age 87, a resident of 815 Meadow Lane, died Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Kerr Lake Nursing & Rehab. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 1:00 PM at First Baptist Church Henderson, conducted by Dr. Marion D. Lark and Dr. Ronald S. Cava. Burial with military honors will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.
He is survived by two sons, John Brewer Baity, Jr. and wife, Lee Anne Cawthorne Baity of the home and Coy Beckwith “Beck” Baity and wife, Lindley Stroud Baity of Raleigh; a sister, Jessie Hayes Baity Hartnett of Bennettsville, SC; two granddaughters, Amanda Frances Baity of Greenville and Ashlyn Elizabeth Baity of Raleigh; and a grandson, Jordon Beckwith Baity of Greenville.
The family will receive friends Friday evening at J.M. White Funeral Home from 7- 8:30 pm. At other times they will be at the home, 815 Meadow Lane.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions in John’s memory be made to the First Baptist Church, Adult Choir Fund, PO Box 75, Henderson, NC 27536 or the Henderson Rotary Club, PO Box 1869, Henderson, NC 27536.
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Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.