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Lonnie Ray Baker

Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Death 11 Jun 2008 (aged 86)
Elkin, Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Burial State Road, Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 27760815 · View Source
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ELKIN - Lonnie Ray Baker, 86, of 560 Johnson Ridge Road, Elkin, passed away Wednesday, June 11, 2008, at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital in Elkin. Mr. Baker was born in Surry County on Jan. 5, 1922, to the late Lon Baker and Della Cockerham Baker. He served in the U.S. Army and retired from Chatham Manufacturing Co. after 42 years of service. He was also a member of Friendship Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lorene Clodfelter; and a brother, Fred Baker. He is survived by two children, Nancy Baker Hemric and husband Bruce of Winston-Salem and Michael Ray Baker and wife Maidron of Elkin; two grandchildren, Robin Hemric and Brian Baker; five great-grandchildren, Brittany Mabe, Brandon Mabe, Micah Baker, Caeson Baker and Presley Baker; and several loving nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at Crestwood Memorial Gardens in State Road, with the Rev. Jonah Parker and Rev. Russ Nixon officiating. The Baker family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 this evening, June 13, at Johnson Funeral Home in Elkin. The Baker family would like to thank Hugh Chatham Hospital third floor nursing station and Elkin Healthcare for all the love, care and support. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor' s choice in memory of Lonnie. Johnson Funeral Home of Elkin is serving the Baker family.

Published in the Winston-Salem Journal on 6/13/2008.

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  • Created by: David Clay
  • Added: 23 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27760815
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lonnie Ray Baker (5 Jan 1922–11 Jun 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27760815, citing Crestwood Memorial Gardens, State Road, Surry County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by David Clay (contributor 46973418) .