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Mary Louise Hicks Baker
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Birth: May 26, 1923
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA
Death: May 1, 2009
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA

md. (1) 31 Dec 1938 Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, TX

Mary Louise Baker, 85, died May 1, 2009, in a Mineral Wells hospital.

Service is 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 6, in the Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Chapel with Rev. Charles Mays officiating. Burial will follow in Woodland Park Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

She was born May 26, 1923, in Mineral Wells the daughter of James Beverly and Leavena Cecil White Hicks. She was a lifetime resident of Mineral Wells and a Baptist. She worked at the M and W Variety Store for 20 years until retiring. She married Joe W. Baker on June 23, 1962, in Greenville, Texas.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Edith and Dixie Ramey of Mineral Wells; son and daughter-in-law, Rev. James and Hiroka Merritt of Hawaii; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; 12 step-great-grandchildren; three step-great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband on Feb. 11, 1997; two sisters; and son, Carl Edward Merritt.
Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home

1. "Index to TX Births - 1923."
2. Marriage record [Parker Co., TX].
3. Divorce record, Palo Pinto Co., 10 Nov 1959.
4. Obituary, "Mineral Wells Index," 5/5-7/09.
5. SSDI [461-38-3496 TX].
6. "Descendants of James Welsey Merritt," 1969. 
Family links: 
  Owen Carlton Merritt (1914 - 2000)*
  Carl Edward Merritt (1943 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodland Park Cemetery
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: May Ashby Royer
Originally Created by: Toni Turk
Record added: May 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36910994
Mary Louise <i>Hicks</i> Baker
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Just now learning of your passing. May you rest in peace.
- Harry & Frances Hicks
 Added: Jul. 8, 2009

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