|Birth: ||Jun. 21, 1927|
|Death: ||Dec. 1, 2011|
MACON: Mary Lois Baker, 84, passed away on Thursday, December 01, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 06, in the home of Dr. and Mrs. Bonner Lee Baker at 292 Alexandria Drive, Macon, Georgia 31210. Senior Pastor Robert "Bob" Hunnicutt and great nephew, Keith Stafford, will be officiating. Burial will be in the Baker Family Cemetery, Griswoldville, Georgia.
Mrs. Mary Lois Baker was born on June 21, 1927, to the late Lake Glover and Ruth Rogers. Later, her stepfather, Cody Dixon, played a big part in her life. Lois attended Fort Hawkins Elementary School and A. L. Miller High in Macon. She was proud of her war work as a mechanic in engine repair at Robins Air Force Base. She became an LPN and worked at the Medical Center of Central Georgia and Boling Green Nursing Home for a number of years. She loved her work as a nurse.
She and Mr. Schiller Baker began, owned and operated Baker's Acres Mobile Home Park located on Joycliff Road, Jones County, Macon, Georgia. She was a charter member of Covenant Life Cathedral Church (formerly Lighthouse of Deliverance) and was a beloved Sunday School teacher.
The three main loves of her life were her husband: Schiller; her son: Lee; and sharing her faith in her Savior, Jesus Christ, our Lord. She was also devoted to her family, friends, and had a big heart to care and minister to many people.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Schiller Bonner Baker. Her brother and sisters include William Glover (Maxine), deceased; Garnita Glover Wood (Clovis-living) deceased; and Violet Glover Carden (Harvard) living. The brother and sisters were very close and love(d) each other dearly.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law: Dr. Bonner Lee and Kathy Baker; grandchildren and spouses: Rebekah Baker-Ogletree and Dustin Ogletree and Stephen Lee and Randi M. Baker; great-grandchildren: Reyna Lynn, Noah Drake, Devon Anne and Chance Lee; and by her nieces and nephews include Ann and Susan Glover, Clovis Wood Jr. and Gary Wood, Carol and David Carden.
Lake Holt Glover (1899 - 1932)
Ruth P. Rogers Dixon (1903 - 1993)
Schiller Bonner Baker (1923 - 2005)
Baker Family Cemetery
GPS (lat/lon): 32.87174, -83.44943
Created by: Jack Johnson
Record added: Dec 05, 2011
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