|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1917|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Jun. 16, 2003|
NORFOLK - Vira Stevens Baker, 86, died June 16, 2003 in a Norfolk hospital.
She was a native of Erwin, N.C., and had retired as a teller from SunTrust Bank after 25 years of service. She was a member of Bayview Baptist Church, the Fidelis Sunday School Class, the Senior Citizens Group, the Women's Ministry, sang in the choir and played the piano and was a prayer chain link. She was also a member of the Women's AGLOW Fellowship and a counselor for CBN. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest F. Baker Sr.
Mrs. Baker is survived by her daughter, Connie Baker Johns of Norfolk; one grandchild, Caryn Johns White of Norfolk; two stepsons, Ernest F. Baker Jr. of South Carolina and Charles M. Baker of Virginia; two sisters, Hilda Blood and Catherine Chalk, both of Norfolk; and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel, by the Rev. Cary Paulk. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 7 to 9 p.m.
Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - Wednesday, June 18, 2003 Page: B6
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Ernest F Baker (1908 - 1970)
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Plot: LOCUST LAWN, Block 25, Space 87
Created by: Dottie
Record added: Jun 02, 2013
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