Bessie Jones Baynard
Last updated 8/9/2021 at 2:44pm
Bessie Jones Baynard, 69, of Penrose, passed peacefully Aug. 3, 2021, following a brief battle with lung cancer.
Born Dec. 26, 1951, in Transylvania County, she was a beloved member of the community, having lived here all her life and having raised her children in Penrose for over 40 years. She was a bus driver for Transylvania County School System and a volunteer at the concession stand for Transylvania County Little League for many years.
Anyone who had the pleasure of knowing her had true joy in his or her unique relationships. She didn't know a stranger. One conversation and you be...