Jean Marie “Cricket” Baxter, 72, of Wood River, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, at Integrity Health Care in Wood River.
She was born June 24, 1943, in Okawville, the daughter to the late Lester and Dorothy (Hoorman) Palek. She married Hallie Wayne Sept. 2, 1966, in Eugene, Mo.
She is survived by her husband, Wayne Baxter of Wood River; daughter, Melissa Dorothy and Dean Dankenbring of Houston, Texas, and grandson, Dustin Dean Dankenbring.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Melinda Dawn Brizuala.
Cremation services were entrusted to Paynic Home for Funerals in Rosewood Heights. Online guestbook available at www.paynicfh.com.