John ‘Jack’ Price Baker
Published 2:46 pm Tuesday, July 19, 2016
John “Jack” Price Baker, 89, of Evergreen, died Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Virginia Baptist Hospital. He was the husband of the late Addie Lucado Baker. Born in Evergreen, December 19, 1926, he was a son of the late H. Dillard Baker and Ora “Coot” Harvey Baker. Jack was a member of Evergreen United Methodist Church and retired from Babcock and Wilcox. He served his country in the United States Navy during WWII.
He is survived by two sons, Steve Baker and wife, Shirley Jean and Gary Baker and wife, Janet all of Evergreen; a sister, Nedra Womack of Evergreen; five grandchildren, Kris, Andrew, Courtney, Josh and Caleb; and three special girls, Mary Beth, Dani and Desiree. He was preceded in death by a brother, Hugh Baker.
A memorial service was held Saturday, July 16 at Evergreen United Methodist Church with the Rev. Marsha L. Davis officiating. A private family burial will be held at a later date.
Family and friends can visit anytime at the residence of Steve and Shirley Jean Baker.
The family requests donations be made to Evergreen Cemetery Fund, 1324 Chilton Road, Appomattox, VA 24522 or a charity of your choice.
Robinson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Appomattox, served the family and an online condolence may be sent by visiting www.robinsonfuneral. com