|Birth: ||Jan. 18, 1933|
|Death: ||Apr. 22, 2012|
Mrs. Virginia Joyce Mehaffey Baker, age 79, of Aragon, Ga., passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2012, at a local hospital.
Mrs. Baker was born in Floyd County, Ga., on January 18, 1933, daughter of the late Robert Lee Mehaffey and the late Ruby Mary White Mehaffey. Mrs. Baker was a 1952 graduate of Pepperell High School and she worked for 25 years in the laboratory at Floyd Medical Center. She was a member of the Wax Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Clarence Otis Baker; two brothers, Jim Mehaffey, and his wife, Virginia, Lindale, and Kenneth Mehaffey, and his wife, Diane; two nieces, Rise Wood, Cedartown, and Lisa Goldin, Rockmart; one great-niece; two great-nephews; several cousins also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home with Mr. Ronnie Sweatt and Mr. John White officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Hope Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home on Monday from 6 until 8 p.m. At other hours, they may be contacted at each of their respective residences.
Pallbearers are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. and include: Von White, W.L. White, Earl White, Wayne Ingram, Matt Goldin, and Bill Baker.
The family respectfully requests no flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pleasant Hope Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 183, Silver Creek, Ga., 30173.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home has charge of the funeral arrangements.
Obituary, as printed in the Rome News-Tribune on Monday, April 23, 2012.
Robert Lee Mehaffey (1902 - 1961)
Ruby Mary White Mehaffey (1908 - 2001)
Pleasant Hope Cemetery
Created by: Donna Brown
Record added: May 21, 2012
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