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 Mildred Christine <I>McKee</I> Baker

Mildred Christine McKee Baker

Death 2 Nov 2012 (aged 89)
Burial Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100114265 · View Source
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Mildred Christine McKee Baker, 89, of Amarillo died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Memory Gardens Cemetery with Dr. Howard Batson officiating. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 S. Georgia St.

Mrs. Baker was born Dec. 25, 1922, in Walters, Okla., to Oscar and Sallie King McKee. She spent her early years attending schools in the Nara Visa, N.M., and Rosebud, N.M., communities. Mildred married Clarence Leonard Baker on June 23, 1946, in Clayton, N.M. She worked for Safeway Foods for 30 years in Clayton and Kent, Wash.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister and five brothers.

Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Clarence L. Baker; two sisters, Alice Kidd and husband Bob of Woodward, Okla., and Paulyne Shoffner and husband Odis of Amarillo; two brothers, Grady McKee and wife Carol and Freddie McKee and wife Gail, all of Amarillo; several nieces and nephews; and numerous friends and neighbors.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be to Baptist St. Anthony's Hospice, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo, TX 79105; or a cancer organization of choice.

Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Sign the online guest book at

Amarillo Globe-News, Nov. 4, 2012

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  • Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100114265
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mildred Christine McKee Baker (25 Dec 1922–2 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100114265, citing Memory Gardens Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Kenneth D. Bogard (contributor 46562702) .