Donald Ray Baity

Posted at 5:32 PM on Jan 18, 2019


Donald Ray Baity, age 68, of Taylorsville, N.C., passed away at home, Wednesday, January 16, 2019. He was born December 29, 1950, in Alexander County to the late Rev. Homer Albert Baity and Mattie Reavis Baity. Mr. Baity was employed as a Stain Sprayer at Broyhill Furniture company.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife Joan Clara Hicks Baity of the home; three step-sons, Gary Lytle Jr., Josh Lytle and Jacob Lytle; and one brother.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at Fire Brand Ministries, 103 East Main Ave, Taylorsville. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the services. Apostle Darrell Myers will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Alexander County Christian Crisis Center, 215 5th Ave. SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681.

Condolences may be e-mailed to the Baity family at

Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the Family of Donald Ray Baity.

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