Robert William Baxter, 21, of Overland Park, KS, passed away June 21, 2009. Requiem Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 25, 2009, at St. James Anglican Church, 8107 Holmes, Kansas City, MO 64131, presided by Rt. Rev. Leo Michael. Memorial contributions may be made to St. James Anglican Church and/or KC Art Institute for scholarships. Robert was born July 22, 1987, in Kansas City, KS, son of Kirkman Graves Baxter and Lynn T. Baxter. He was a very active and dedicated member of St. James Anglican Church of Kansas City, MO, as an Altar Server and photographer. He had lived in Leawood, moving to Canton, OH, in 2000, and in 2008 moved back to Overland Park. Robert was a 2005 graduate of GlenOak High School in Canton, OH. He attended Kent State University and was a student in photography at the Kansas City Art Institute. He was an accomplished photographer and loved to cook. He is survived by his parents, Kirk and Lynn Baxter of Canton, OH; grandmother Marguerite Baxter of Lawrence, KS; sister Katherine Nguyen and husband Toan of Lenexa, KS; and fiancee Bethany Wilson of Overland Park, KS. (Arr.: Mt. Moriah & Freeman, 816-942-2004.)
Rest eternal grant unto him O Lord and let light perpetual shine upon him. May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace.