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Larry Eugene Baker, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1945
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 2005
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA

DALLAS Larry Eugene Baker, 59, of 404 Pinkney Road, died Feb. 13, 2005, at Gaston Memorial Hospital, Gastonia.

He was born April 19, 1945, in Gaston County, son of the late Joe David and Della Randolph Baker.

FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Clover Church of God

BURIAL: Westview Gardens, Bessemer City

VISITATION: 6-9 tonight, Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, Gastonia

He was a member of Clover Church of God where he was on the church and Pastor's council, the board of trustees, and also took part in the special music program. He was a devoted husband, loving father and grandfather. He was loved by everyone who knew him. He was a devoted Christian. He was employed by Firestone/Bridgestone where he was proud to be a member of the union and loved his co-workers.

SURVIVORS: Wife of 41 years, Julie Holden Baker of the home; sons and daughters-in-law, Larry Jr. and Angie Baker of Grover, Allen and Nancy Baker of Bessemer City; Rev. Rick and Jennifer Baker of Lancaster, SC; daughters and sons-in-law, Rena and Tim Chambers of Lincolnton, Faye and Scott Carpenter of Bessemer City, Cathy Baker of the home; brothers, J.D., Richard, Fred, Roger, Vernon and Everette Baker; sisters, Marie Morrow, Jeanette Hice, Judy McNeely, Sylvia Whitesides; grandchildren, Lucy and Neal Baker, Mary and Melissa Baker, Jessica, Amber and Dallas Baker, Mark and Paul Chambers, Amanda, Tyler and Anna Carpenter; great-grandchildren, Bryan and Christopher Baker.

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY: A grandson, Chris Baker

PALLBEARERS: Everette Baker, Fred Baker, Jim Baker, Ray Baker, Mark Chambers, Paul Chambers, Adam Whitesides, Travis Whitesides.

OFFICIATING CLERGY: Rev. Rick Baker, Rev. V.M. Hodges, Pastor Milton Smith.

MEMORIALS: Clover Church of God, Building Fund, 203 Hampshire Lane, Clover, SC 29710.

ARRANGEMENTS: Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, Gastonia
Family links: 
  Joe David Baker (1911 - 1970)
  Della Alice Randolph Baker (1917 - 1987)
  Ricky Shane Baker (1968 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Westview Gardens
Bessemer City
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: The Kinsman
Originally Created by: Mike Huffstetler
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64492269
Larry Eugene Baker, Sr
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Larry Eugene Baker, Sr
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Larry Eugene Baker, Sr
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