Violet <I>Ward</I> Baker

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Violet Ward Baker

  • Birth 3 Feb 1919 Dickenson County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 23 Oct 2003 Russell County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Clintwood, Dickenson County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 39939963

Violet Baker
SSDI: BAKER, VIOLET W Feb 03, 1919 Oct 23, 2003 Last residence: 24266 (Lebanon, Russell, VA)

CLINTWOOD – Violet Baker, age 84, passed away Thursday, Oct. 23, 2003. She had lived most of her life in Dickenson County and was a member of Green Valley Baptist Church in Lebanon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter D. Baker, sister, Opal Mullins, brothers, Charles and Roy Ward, and two daughters-in-law, Glenda Baker and Joddy Baker.

Her survivors are her children, Patricia "Trish" Newberry of Bristol Tennessee,Ronald Jack Baker and wife Connie of Clintwood, Joyce Hayes of Lebanon, Doug Baker and wife Nancy of Lebanon, Sheila Phipps and husband Ron of Clintwood,
Walter Eugene Baker and wife Mavis of Clinchco and Larry Baker of Lebanon; special friend, Happy Hixon of Clintwood; 19 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at the Baker Cemetery, Baker Ridge Section, Clintwood.

Pallbearers: grandsons, Kenny Newberry, Jeff Newberry, Greg Baker, Mike Baker,Chuck Baker, Shane Baker, Alex Baker and Josh Baker. Honorary pallbearers: Russell Phipps, Leonard Fletcher, Effie Molinary, Ron Phipps, granddaughters, Tammy Canter, Kim Newberry, Rhonda Lee Poston, Robin Davis, Melissa Hayes, Christy Fleming, Misty Stanley, Tina Hillman, Amy Lynn Smith, Stephanie Jean Martin and Jennifer Ann Baker.
The family will receive friends at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, in the Mullins Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m., with Darrell Fletcher and Mike Baker officiating.

Mullins Funeral Home is serving the Baker family.

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  • Created by: Ervinton
  • Added: 27 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39939963
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Violet Ward Baker (3 Feb 1919–23 Oct 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39939963, citing Baker Cemetery, Clintwood, Dickenson County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Ervinton (contributor 46627674) .