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Herbert Isaac Baker
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1929
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 5, 1946
Burke County
North Carolina, USA

Herbert Baker took a break from plowing and lost his life. He was going fishing in the Catawba River with his sister and her husband. He climbed into a leaky boat which capsized, and though his brother-in-law tried desperately to save him, Herbert Baker was lost. He was 14 years old.

He was surived by his parents, McKinley Baker and Ruth Whitener Baker, five sisters, and seven brothers.

(source: article in the Morganton NEWS HERALD)

(Note: death certificate listed Lake View Church as burial place; but that was the location of the funeral service.) 
Family links: 
  McKinley W. Baker (1902 - 1978)
  Ruth Beatrice Whitener Baker (1905 - 1997)
  Robert L. Baker (1916 - ____)*
  Eva Lucille Baker (1927 - 1927)*
  Herbert Isaac Baker (1929 - 1946)
  Paul Preston Baker (1934 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Abees Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Armantia
Record added: Jun 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14635348
Herbert Isaac Baker
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Herbert Isaac Baker
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