|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1916|
|Death: ||May 27, 2010|
ROCKDALE — Services for Mildred Luckey Harris Baker, 94, of Rockdale will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with the Rev. Earl Presley officiating.
Burial will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale.
Mrs. Baker died Thursday, May 27, in a Rockdale hospital.
She was born on April 3, 1916, to Homer M. and Katie Lee McNiel Luckey in the Pleasant Hill Community. She was a 1932 graduate of Rockdale High School and attended Southwest Texas State Teachers College (now Texas State) and Temple Junior College. On Sept. 21, 1936, she married Harry Harris and he preceded her in death on Jan. 13, 1965. She later married Robert Nathan "Babe" Baker on Jan 18, 1968. She was a homemaker and worked as a case worker for the Department of Public Welfare, 1965-1977. She lived most of her life in Rockdale and was a member of First Christian Church in Rockdale. She was preceded in death by her husband on July 15, 2002; a daughter, Heather Harris; and a stepdaughter, Bobbie Baker Moore.
Survivors include two sons, Kenneth Harris of Crawford and H. Gordon Harris of Laramie, Wyo.; a daughter, Leanna Applegate of Houston; two stepsons, Nathan Baker of Cedar Park and Don Baker of Bastrop; a stepdaughter, Elaine Tuttle of Anderson; 18 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made to First Christian Church or Kay Theater Foundation.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. – noon Tuesday at the funeral home.
Homer Milton Luckey (1892 - 1971)
Katie Lee McNiel Luckey (1893 - 1976)
Harry Gordon Harris (1912 - 1965)*
Robert Nathan Baker (1917 - 2002)*
Leanna Harris Applegate (1941 - 2016)*
Heather Harris (1959 - 1959)*
Mildred Luckey Baker (1916 - 2010)
Winford Luckey (1919 - 1928)*
Odd Fellows Cemetery
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Record added: May 30, 2010
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