5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home
221 Broad Street
Sumter, South Carolina, United States
Obituary of Jamie Baxley
Christopher Jameson “Jamie” Baxley, 36, husband of Amanda Kaye Phillips Baxley, died Monday, April 19, 2021 at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital. Born in Atlanta, GA, he was a son of Leonard D. Baxley, Jr. and Paula Ann Howell Durham. Mr. Baxley loved his family dearly. He was a former All-Star baseball player for Sumter PARD; a Four-World Champion in Ken po Karate and medaled in Junior Olympic Tae Kwon Do. He was self-employed in the home improvement business. Surviving are his wife of Sumter; his mother and stepfather, Dwayne Durham of Wedgefield; his father and stepmother, Vicky Lynn Baxley of Summerton; a son, Christopher Jameson Baxley, II of Wedgefield; two daughters, Rachel Alexis Baxley of Wedgefield and Kandalyn Rebecca Baxley of VA; two step-sons, Cameron Turner and Mason Prescott both of Sumter; three brothers, Leonard D. “Trae” Baxley, III of Summerton; Dalton Miller Baxley of Hinesville, GA and Samuel Austin Baxley of Manning. Graveside services will be held at 11 A.M. Friday in the Sumter Cemetery with Rev. Travis Pruden officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M. Thursday at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and other times at 135 Curtiswood Drive, Sumter, SC and 40 Durham Court, Wedgefield. Memorials may be made to the SPCA, 1140 S. Guignard Drive, Sumter, SC 29150 or any other local animal rescue center. On-line condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.