Richard Louis Baynton, 75, of Shallotte died Thursday, March 3, 2016. He was born in Traverse City, Mich., on September 27, 1940, to Louis Baynton and Marie Steinbach Baynton. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a retired sales manager.
Surviving are his wife, Sara Jane Wolcott Baynton; son, Douglas Baynton of Cranberry Township, Pa.; daughter, Katharine Michaelson, and her husband, Lee, of Southport; brother, Larry Baynton of Texas; and sisters, Helen Botschka and Nancyanne Baynton, both of Michigan.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, March 7, at Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.
The family requests, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401, and allocate to Brunswick Care Center.
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