Southaven, MS –
GLENN W. BUXTON, JR., 86, was born June 16, 1929 in Washington, PA and passed away April 2, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital – DeSoto. He retired from the HSD division of Holiday Inn and was a Navy veteran. Mr. Buxton was a member of Christview Christian Church in Southaven and the Irene Golf and Country Club. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Christine R. Buxton; one son, Glenn W. “Pete” Buxton III and his wife, Rita; one brother, Jim Buxton and his wife, Linda; one sister, Mary K. DeMoss; two grandchildren, Brooke Buxton Ansley and her husband, Ron and Glenn W. “Bubba” Buxton IV; two great grandchildren, Hudson Ansley and Hayes Ansley; one nephew, Robert Eugene DeMoss and his wife, Charlene; and his best golfing buddy, Frank Crawford. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven. The family requests that any memorials be made to the Shriner’s Hospital.