|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1934|
|Death: ||Jul. 17, 2008|
Mrs. Hortense Carey Baker, 73, of Barboursville, Virginia, passed away Thursday, July 17, 2008, at the John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.
She was born October 17, 1934, in Orange County, Virginia, to the late John Butler Carey and Mary Jane Carter Carey. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Edward Baker; a brother, Randolph Carey; and four sisters, Mrs. Ruth Banks, Ms. Glady Carey, Ms, Alice Carey and Katherine Carey Davis.
Mrs. Baker was a health care provider with the Gordon House of Gordonsville, Virginia, for many years.
She is survived by one son Freddie Baker of Fort Washington, Maryland; two brothers, Norman Carey and John Carey, both of Barboursville, Virginia; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Frances Gordon of Charlottesville, Virginia, Ms Lucille Carey, Mrs. Irma Waters and Mrs. Shirley Coles, all of Barboursville, Virginia; three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Monday, July 28, 2008, at the Chestnut Grove Baptist Church in Barboursville, Virginia, with her Pastor Reverend James Louderback officiating. Interment followed at the church cemetery.
The body lay in state at the funeral home Sunday, July 27, 2008, and July 28, 2008, at the church.
Satchell's Funeral Service of Orange is in charge of arrangements.
Edward Baker (1932 - 1998)*
Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Andie Parrish
Record added: Jun 20, 2009
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