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Elijah Columbus Baker
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1867
Macon County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1954
Kirksville
Adair County
Missouri, USA

E. C. Baker, 86, lifelong resident of Macon County, died at 2:30 p.m. yesterday at the K. O. H. Hospital in Kirksville, following three weeks illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Bethlehem Church conducted by the Rev. H. L. Rigsby. Burial ill be in the Bethlehem Cemetery. Mr. Baker, a retired farmer, was born Nov. 23, 1867 in Macon County, the son of James H. and Hulda Roberts Baker. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Hallie Head, Mrs. Thelma Brammer and Mrs. Lois Henry, all of Macon; two sons, Glen Baker of Macon and Carl Baker of Birch Tree, Mo.; two brothers, Milam baker of Excello and Alonzo Baker of Huntsville; 34 grandchildren and 48 great grandchildren. One daughter and five brothers preceded him in death. The body was taken to the Stephens and Goodding Funeral Home here, where it will lie in state until the funeral hour.
~ Macon Chronicle-Herald, Mon., 15 Feb 1954, pg. 1
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Contributed by NE MO:
Middle name is Columbus. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Halley Baker (1871 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Hallie Ethel Baker Head (1898 - 1985)*
  Mary Thelma Baker Brammer (1904 - 1989)*
  Lois Evelyn Baker Henry (1912 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Baker
Mary "Molly"
Nov. 14, 1871 ~ Juyl 29, 1958
Elijah C.
Nov. 23, 1867 ~ Feb. 14, 1954
 
Burial:
Bethlehem Cemetery
Macon
Macon County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Linda Applegate Brown
Record added: Oct 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59667492
Elijah Columbus Baker
Added by: K. Quentin Bremmer
 
Elijah Columbus Baker
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