William “Billy” Ellsworth Baxter

William “Billy” Ellsworth Baxter, 61, of 888 Hunt Road, Lakewood, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Absolut Care of Westfield.

He was born Nov. 1, 1952, in Jamestown, a son of the late Lloyd and Ruth Olson Baxter.

He was employed by The Resource Center for many years as an assembler.

He attended Christ First United Methodist Church.

He enjoyed going to the races and listening to Johnny Cash.

Surviving is a brother, Lawrence Baxter of Olean, N.Y.; cousin, Bonnie Skinner of Jamestown; and Jack and Joyce Bell and family of Jamestown, who were his long-time caregivers.

The funeral will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Natalie Hanson will officiate.

Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.

Friends will be received for one hour prior to the service Thursday in the funeral home.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Billy at www.lindfuneralhome.com.