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Dorothy L. Polston Baker
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1935
Albany
Clinton County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 2007
Swayzee
Grant County
Indiana, USA

Her obituary from the July 10, 2007 Marion Chronicle Tribune:

Jonesboro - Dorothy L. (Polston) Baker, 71, died Friday in a family residence in Swayzee. She was born in Albany, Kentucky, to the late Joseph and Cena (Applebee) Polston. She retired from Twoson Wire, Matthews. She had also worked at Lite Spot Café, Marion, and Chris' Café, Jonesboro. She enjoyed crocheting, working puzzles, bird watching, gardening, playing bingo, mushroom hunting, and being a wonderful mother to all of her children. She was an avid Colts and Indiana Pacer fan. She is survived by her five daughters, Diane (Mike) Winger, Marion, Jacqueline (Jack) Johnston, Swayzee, Rhonda (Greg) Brummett, Anderson, Cena (Jeff) Taylor, Norfolk, Virginia, Robin (Bo) Chapman, Gas City; five sons, Greg (Connie) Cooper, Fairmount, Phillip (Sue) Cooper, Gas City, Joey (Kori) Cooper, Jonesboro, Raymond Cooper, Swayzee, Nile (April) Baker, Jonesboro; two sisters, Theda Baker, Anderson, Vanier Holsappel, Albany, Kentucky; 21 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Gay Morrison and Ann Tappan; and an infant brother. Services are at 10 a.m. today in Armes-Hunt Funeral Home, 415 S. Main Street, Fairmount, with Todd Graham officiating. Interment is in Park Cemetery, Fairmount. Memorials may be made to Grant County Fairmount Medic 7 in care of the funeral home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joe Taylor Polston (1902 - 1970)
  Cena M. Appleby Polston (1902 - 1937)
 
 Siblings:
  Anna B Polston Tappan (1928 - 1989)*
  Ethel Vainier Polston Holsapple (1930 - 2008)*
  Dorothy L. Polston Baker (1935 - 2007)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Links for parents provided by LYoung #47144241
 
Burial:
Park Cemetery
Fairmount
Grant County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec O
 
Created by: J.Sullivan
Record added: Feb 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48077831
Dorothy L. <i>Polston</i> Baker
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Dorothy L. <i>Polston</i> Baker
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Dorothy L. <i>Polston</i> Baker
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- J.Sullivan
 Added: Sep. 19, 2010

- J.Sullivan
 Added: Feb. 13, 2010
 
 
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