Dickie JayLee Baker
By Kim Swindell Wood | May 4, 2019 9:55 am
Dickie JayLee Baker, 84, of the Ravenscroft community, passed away May 2, 2019, at his residence.
Mr. Baker was born Nov. 20, 1934, in Sparta, to JayCee and Gusta Bee Baker.
He was a logger and a mechanic, specializing on Datsun vehicles. Mr. Baker was preceded death by his parents; his wife, Rebecca Susan McBride Baker; brothers, Tom, Bud, and James Baker; sister, Peggy Tindle; and two grandchildren, Jerita Baker and Jim Bob Exum.
Survivors include his seven children, Jerry (Tonia) Baker, Terry Baker, Sally Stewart, Rick (Janice) Baker, Nathan (Connie) Baker, Jackie (Sharrie) Baker, Kimberly (Clint) Carter; 25 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; brother, Sam Barker; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be 2:30 p.m., May 5, 2019, at Old Philadelphia Cemetery. The family will receive friends noon-2 p.m., May 5, at Hunter Funeral Home.
Jason Exum, Jackie Baker, Jerry Baker, Nathan Baker, Billy Baker, Jackson Baker, and Josh Carter will serve as pallbearers.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Hunter Funeral Home.