Obituary – Baxter, Audra Eve (Wolleson)

Class of 1940

Audra Eve (Wolleson) Baxter

November 1, 1923 – February 21, 2005

A memorial service celebrating the life of Audra Eve Baxter, 81, will be 2 p.m. Monday in the sanctuary of McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church, at the corner of University Boulevard and Apache Street.

Mrs. Baxter died Feb. 21, 2005 at a Norman health care facility after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. She was preceded in death by her husband, James B. Baxter.

Audra and her husband made their home in Ardmore where they raised their two daughters. After James’ death in 1986, Audra moved to Rogers, Ark. and later to Monroeville, Penn. Then, Audra returned to Oklahoma and spent the last two years of her life at Norman.

Survivors include two daughters, Celia C. Elwell and Victoria Bush; four grandchildren, Chris Elwell, Shane Holt, Candace Thogmartin and Matthew Liberatore; and two great-grandchildren, Evan and Ethan Thogmartin.