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Carolyn J. Caffey Baker
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1928
Lynn County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 2012

Carolyn J. Baker went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012. Carolyn was born Aug. 21, 1928 to the late Frank and Edna (Smith) Caffey in Lynn County, Texas. She graduated from Lubbock High School and worked in the Insurance business as an administrative assistant for many years. On June 21, 1975, Carolyn married the love of her life, Fred Baker, in Santa Rosa, Calif. Carolyn partnered with Fred and shared in his ministry as pastor to several United Methodist Church's, serving as his secretary for 21 years while living in California. In 2001, following retirement, they moved to Lubbock, Texas and again Carolyn partnered with Fred as they ministered to young couples through their ministry The Wedding Pastor. When they took time for themselves, they loved to travel in their motorhome visiting family and friends. Carolyn loved all kinds of music and enjoyed attending all of the different types of musical performances by Texas Tech. Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Travis Caffey and Dorsey Caffey; and a brother-in-law, Jack Diamond. Those left to cherish Carolyn's memories are her husband of 38 years, Fred; a son, Mark Stephen Clark of Petaluma, Calif.; a daughter, Deborah Clark and friend, Laurie Eccel of Folsom, Calif.; two stepdaughters, Kate Baker of Sacramento, Calif. and Charlotte Pankowski and husband Carl of Las Vegas, Nev.; a stepson, Robert Baker and wife Shelly of Reno, Nev.; two grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; five great step-grandchildren; a sister, Terra Mae Diamond of Lubbock, Texas; and a brother, Irby Caffey of Mineola, Texas.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on October 30, 2012 
Sierra Hills Memorial Park
Sacramento County
California, USA
Created by: Carolyn Mackey-Byrum
Record added: Oct 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99861769
Carolyn J. <i>Caffey</i> Baker
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