The Clarke County Community is mourning the death of its long-time dentist, Dr. Don Traxler, after he passed away at his home December 29, 2020.
Dr. Traxler graduated from the Samford School of Pharmacy in 1974 and UMC School of Dentistry in 1979. He opened his dental practice in Quitman in 1979 with the goal of improving the dental health of his patients.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family, co-workers and friends of Dr. Traxler.
Dr. Donald Gene Traxler, 69, of Quitman, Mississippi passed away on December 29, 2020, at his residence.
He was born on February 19, 1951, to Eddie and Nellie (Huff) Traxler in Morton, MS.
Don is survived by his wife, Joyce Traxler; sons, Josh Traxler and Nick Traxler; brother, Ronnie Traxler; grandchildren, Reeves Traxler and Elle Traxler; and several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eddie Ray and Nellie Ray Traxler.
A memorial service will be held January 23, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Polkville Pentecostal Church in Polkville, MS.
Online condolences can be given at www.wrightsfuneral.com.