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Alfred Thomas "Tom" Baker
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1890
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1961
McKinney
Collin County
Texas, USA

Hunt County, Texas, Marriages 1921-1945, grooms page 9:
groom: BAKER, A.T.
bride: DUKE, Evie Mae
married: 22 Jun 1921
recorded: marriage volume U page 525

Texas Deaths 1890-1976 (FamilySearch):
Name: Alfred T. Baker
Death date: 24 Apr 1961
Death place: Mckinney, Collin, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): white
Age at death: 70 years
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 10 Nov 1890
Birth place: Tylsford, Tenn.
Marital status: Married
Spouse name:
Father name: Hiram Baker
Father birth place:
Mother name: Sarah Bowen
Mother birth place:
Occupation: Cafe Owner
Residence:
Cemetery name: Forest Park
Burial place: Greenville, Texas
Burial date: 24 Apr 1961
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2116744
Digital GS number: 4166579
Image number: 2573
Reference number: CN 26206
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976


Greenville Herald Banner, Tue, 25 Apr 1961, page 2, Deaths, A.T. Baker

A.T. (Tom) Baker, a longtime Greenville resident, died at 7 p.m. Monday in the V.A. Hospital in McKinney. He had been ill for three months.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Coker-Mathews-Peters funeral home chapel. The Rev. C.B. Fielder will officiate. Burial will be in Forest Park cemetery.

Mr. Baker was born Nov. 10, 1890, in Tylsford, Tenn., the son of Hiram and Sarah Boyen Baker. He was married to Effie Duke, June 22, 1921 in Greenville.

A retired café owner, he was a veteran of World War I and a member of Wesley Methodist church. He resided at 3405 Gee street at the time of his death.

Mr. Baker came to Texas as a small child with his parents and had lived near Greenville most of his life.

Pallbearers are Bob Walker, Mickey Walker, C.S. McGinnis, Guy Barkley, W.H. Moseley, and Hub Huffaker.

Survivors are his wife, one son, Thomas Baker, U.S. Air Force, Altus, Okla.; six grandchildren, Carol Lou, Jack Thomas, Larry Allen, David Keith, Richard Wayne, and Michael Byron Baker; three sisters, Mrs. Homer Glasson, Commerce, Mrs. Bill Gibbs, Fort Worth, Mrs. S.S. Jenkins, Hutchins and three brothers, Dr. Harrison Baker, Dallas, P.T. Baker, Celeste, and Frank Baker, Garland.

Coker-Mathews-Peters funeral home is in charge of arrangements. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hiram Robert Baker (1858 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Evie Mae Duke Baker (1900 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  Alfred Thomas Baker (1923 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  John P Walker (1869 - 1896)*
  W Harrison Baker (1888 - 1972)*
  Alfred Thomas Baker (1890 - 1961)
  Violet O Baker Gibbs (1905 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Park Cemetery
Greenville
Hunt County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: John Armstrong
Record added: Jun 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14503829
Alfred Thomas Tom Baker
Added by: John Armstrong
 
Alfred Thomas Tom Baker
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Alfred Thomas Tom Baker
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 Added: Jan. 22, 2015
 
 
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