Wesley H. Baylor, 68, of Center

Wesley H. Baylor, 68, of Center, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017, in Nacogdoches.


Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday, November 4, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, November 5, 2017, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Tim Perkins and Bro. Kevin Windham officiating. Interment will follow at Cannon Cemetery in Shelbyville.


Mr. Baylor was born July 14, 1949, in Umatilla, Florida, to Wesley Herman Baylor and Annabelle Williford Baylor. He coached football and was a member of Optimist Club and Hurst Street Church of Christ. Mr. Baylor was a devoted father and grandfather.


He is survived by

Wife: Peggy Baylor of Center



Wes Baylor and wife, Angel, of Shelbyville

Tim Bradshaw and wife, Melonie, of Shelbyville

Tonya Eubank and husband, Brad, of Shelbyville

Tony Bradshaw and wife, Elizabeth, of The Colony



Blake Lamkin

Carrol Bradshaw

Kalina Bradshaw

Connor Bradshaw

Sierra Washington

Bowen Bradshaw

Isaiah Washington

Sophie Bradshaw

Ava Washington

Aubrey Dow

Abby Baylor

Jayne Baylor

Brayden Eubank

Emmalee Eubank



Glenn Williford and wife, Judy, of Shelbyville



Delores Langston of Center

Susan Chapman of Florida

Shirley Hogan of Florida

Vicki McCoy of Florida



Joe Ross and wife, Ricki, of Center

Jeff Ross of Center

Mike Ross of Center


Sister-in-law: Debbie Williford of Center


Numerous nieces and nephews


Special Friends:

Mona Nash

Peggy Lamkin


Preceded in death by

Daughter: Tammie Bradshaw

Mother: Annabelle Williford Baylor

Father and Stepmother: Wesley Herman Baylor and Clara Baylor

Sister: Shirley Bradshaw

Brothers: Wesley H. Baylor, Larry Williford, Delbert Williford

Nephew: Brian Williford

In-laws: Junior and Bunchie Ross


Pallbearers will be Wes Baylor, Tony Bradshaw, Tim Bradshaw, Jason Williford, Jeffrey Ross, Jason Choate, Mark Bohannon, Joe Ross and Jeff Ross. Honorary pallbearers will be Bowen Bradshaw, Isaiah Washington, Tommy Miller, Merlin Osburn, Brad Eubank and Mike Ross.


A special thanks to Pineywoods Home Health for their compassionate care.


Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com