December 26, 2013

Donald Francis Baker

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Donald Francis Baker, 66, departed this life Nov. 29, 2013.

He was born December 31, 1946 and was a member of the Wooton Presbyterian Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Wilmer Baker and Marie Baker of Wooton, Ky.; and one brother, Hillard Ray. 

He leaves the following survivors: his loving and devoted wife, Beverly Baker of London, Ky.; one son Matthew (Britt) of Athens, Tenn.; one daughter,  Camera (Rick) of Orme Folsom, Calif.; one special granddaughter, Isabella Baker; three brothers,  James Baker (Alberta) of Lexington, Ky., Richard Baker (Catherine) of Wooton, Ky., and Jerry Baker (Betty) of Wooton, Ky.,; six sisters, Wanda Fay Cody of Plainville, Conn.; Geneva Buslewicz of New Brittan, Conn.; Phyllis Jean (David) Collins of West Palm Beach, Fla., Wilma (Lee) Jackson of Bellville, Ill.; Dianna (Rick) Allen of Richmond, Ky., and Mary Howard  of Wooton, Ky.; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014  at 1  p.m. at Souls’ Harbor Church, 70 Souls Harbor Way, London, Ky.

Dinner will follow the services at the church. Everyone is welcome.

In lieu of flowers, please donate in Baker’s memory to your favorite charity or Souls’ Harbor Church.

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