|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1907|
|Death: ||Jun. 24, 2002|
Cape Girardeau County
Eugene Victor "Bake" Baker, 95, of Scott City, MO, formerly of Thebes, IL, died at 6:40 a.m. June 24, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.
Born June 7, 1907, in Blodgett, son of the late Wood E. and Cora McCollum Baker, he was a member of Fathers Arms Fellowship. He retired as an inspector with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, after 33 years of service, during which he had worked on the flood wall at Cape Girardeau. After retiring, he worked for Bakers Finer Foods.
On Nov. 28, 1929, in Benton, he married Elsie Mae Waddell who preceded him in death on Jan. 22, 1990.
He later married Margaret Keating and she also preceded him in death.
Survivors include: two sons, Alvie G. Bakerand Jimmie V. Baker; one daughter, Sis Phillips; one stepson, Bobby Baker; two stepdaughters, Brenda Rector and Barbara Harris; and six grandchildren, five stepgrandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, where services were scheduled with The Rev. Kenny Strong and the Rev. Jack Owens officiating.
Burial followed in the Rose Hill Cemetery at Thebes.
Jun 25 2002 Sikeston Standard Democrat
Elsie May Waddell Baker (1911 - 1990)*
Rose Hill Cemetery
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