Ms. Katie Mae Conyers Baxter was born on May 30, 1952 in Clarendon County, to
the late James Conyers, Sr. and Hannah Bell Pugh Conyers.
She received her formal education in the public schools of Clarendon County. She
accepted Christ as her personal Savior and joined St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church,
Silver, SC. Katie served as the president and head chef for many years. She was a
member of the harmonious Choirs and served as a steward on the pastor’s aid ministry
until her health begin to fail. “Peggy Bundy” as she was affectionately called, was a loving
daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, sister-in-law, cousin and friend.
Katie was employed in various job opportunities, as she was loved by many people. There
was never dull moment when saw her. Katie was filled with a tremendous portion of love
and laughter, with those she met.
She was preceded in death by a son, Demetrick Baxter and a daughter Arlene Baxter;
seven siblings: Carrie Wells, Dorothy Huggins, Thelma Crosby, Minister Garry Conyers,
Bill Morgan Conyers, and Azalee Conyers, two brothers-in-law, Wellington Crosby and
Katie entered into eternal rest on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Prisma Health Baptist
Hospital, Columbia , SC.
She leaves to mourn her passing and cherish her memories: three children, Pamela Baxter of
the home, Herbert (Michelle) Baxter of Florence, SC and Dennis (Tackia) Baxter of
Paxville, SC; three sisters, Geneva Pugh and Helen Conyers, both of Manning, SC,
Bernice Spann of Pinewood, SC; two brothers, James (Patricia) Conyers, Jr. of
Pinewood, SC and James Lee Conyers of Manning, SC; one special God-daughter,
Vanessa Taylor, a special niece, Beverly Cummings and a special friend, Sarah Holliday
and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and close friends.
The family is receiving friends at the home of her sister, Helen Conyers, 5442 Summerton
Hwy. Manning, SC. Due to Covid-19, masks are required.
Mask are required for both viewing and the Graveside Service. No more than ten
people at a time will be allowed in the funeral home for viewing.
If anyone in your family is ill, please ask them to stay home during the funeral
service. We understand this is a difficult request; however, it is imperative that we
take every precaution to prevent the spread of illness and disease.
We strongly recommend that all persons continue to follow the guidelines of social
distancing; refraining from shaking hands, hugging, and kissing.
Please note that these are recommendations adopted by Dyson’s Home for Funerals.
Please remember that your attendance at any funeral service or public gathering is at
YOUR OWN RISK.
The Dyson’s Home for Funerals Staff will go above and beyond to accommodate
your requests and exceed your expectations. Still, we need your help. COVID-19 is
sweeping the nation and is requiring our immediate attention and adjustments in the
way we manage our services. Please be considerate of this and help us as we try to
keep our families, staff and facility safe.
|Ms. Katie Mae Conyers Baxter
Date of Birth: 05-30-1952
Date of Death: 09--11-2020
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Friday, September 18, 2020
St. Mark Cemetery
2371 Frank Rhames Road
Summerton, South Carolina
Rev. Dr. Rodney Conyers, Officiating
Minister Tyrone Cummings, Eulogist
Richard A. Dyson Memorial
Thursday, September 17, 2020
3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
|A time to every purpose under the
heaven; A time to be born and a time to
die; a time to plant and a time to pluck
Ecclesiastes 3: 1-2