|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1938|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 2010|
Funeral services for Richard Thomas Baker Jr., of Bogue Chitto, are 11 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 6, at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel on Natchez Drive, with burial in Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Bogue Chitto. The Revs. Robby Britt and Thomas Wicker will officiate.
Visitation is Sunday from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Baker, 72, died Sept. 3, 2010, at his residence. He was born in Lincoln County on Feb. 16, 1938, to Richard Thomas Baker Sr. and Ruby Deere Baker.
He was a retired lithographer for American Can Company in New Orleans, La. He was a member of Easthaven Baptist Church in Brookhaven and served in the United States Army Reserves.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his brother, Pharoah Baker; and his sisters, Tommie Ruth Welch, Lottie Mae Davis and Nellie Rae Clark.
Survivors are his wife, Dorothy P. Baker, of Bogue Chitto; his son, Richard Thomas Baker III and wife, Lesa, of Bogue Chitto; his daughter, Victoria (Vicki) Lynn Baker Blissett and husband, Gary, of Clinton; his brother, Cecil L. Baker and wife, Angela, of Brookhaven; and his grandchildren, John Courtney Buie and wife, Jordan, Christopher Buie and Thomas Harrison Baker.
Pallbearers will be John Courtney Buie, Christopher Buie, Jason Douglas, David Wallace, Tony Laird and Wayne Bowman.
Honorary pallbearer will be Thomas Harrison Baker.
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Richard Thomas Baker (1903 - 1982)
Ruby Louise Deere Baker (1907 - 1984)
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
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Record added: Sep 05, 2010
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