Donald Ray Baity, 68, of Taylorsville, passed away at home on 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 include his wife, Joan Clara Hicks Baity of the home; three step-sons, Gary Lytle Jr, Josh Lytle, and Jacob Lytle; and a brother.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m., 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 service. 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 by visiting our website at www.chapmanfuneralhome.com.
Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the family of Donald Ray Baity.