|Birth: ||Jun. 12, 1927|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2006|
HURLEY – Goldie Ann Blankenship Baker, 78 years of age, passed away Friday, March 17, 2006, at her home.
Born in Buchanan County, Va., June 12, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Conley Blankenship and Pearl Charles Blankenship. She was a lifelong resident of Buchanan County, faithful member of the Sulphur Springs Old Regular Baptist Church, avid gardener and enjoyed working with her flowers. Goldie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Shirley Baker; one son, Hillard Baker; one grandson, Scottie Dean Baker; three sisters, Laura Blankenship, Hazel Cooper and Helen Smith; five brothers, Clell, Edgar, Roy, Morgan and Willard Blankenship.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Edgar Baker of Hurley; four daughters, Sandra Fields, Patsy Bailey and Dianne Vance, all of Hurley, and Judy Meadows of Phelps, Ky.; six sons, Jimmy Baker, Roger Baker, Steve Baker, Randy Baker and Mark Baker, all of Hurley, and Edgar Baker Jr. of Grundy; three sisters, Vicey King of Wolford, Georgia Stiltner of Grundy and Cora Looney of Rice; 19 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral service for Goldie Ann Blankenship Baker will be conducted Monday, March 20, 2006, at 1 p.m. at the Sulphur Springs Old Regular Baptist Church, Hurley, with Elders Danny McCoy, Danny Hurley, Willis Conrad and other elders of the Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Baker Cemetery, Hurley. Active pallbearers will be grandsons.
Honorary pallbearers will be brothers and sisters of the Old Regular Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends at the Sulphur Springs Old Regular Baptist Church after 6 p.m. Saturday. Services will be held Saturday and Sunday at 7 p.m.
Memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.shortridgeramey.com.
The family of Goldie Ann Blankenship Baker is being served by Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home of Grundy
Edgar F Baker (1925 - 2006)
Baker Family Cemetery
Created by: Phil Holden
Record added: Oct 11, 2009
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