Barbara Baker

Tuesday, October 29, 2002

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Barbara Jane Baker, 64, of Marble Hill died Monday, Oct. 28, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Feb. 7, 1938, in Grubbs, Ark., daughter of Huddie D. and Nellie Mildred Murphy Doneson. She and Darrel M. Baker were married Aug. 4, 1967, at Marble Hill.

Baker had been a certified nurse assistant at Bond Nursing Center and Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was a member of Hahn's Chapel General Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Vickie Seiler of Leopold, Mo., Wanda Crowell of Baton Rouge, La., Teresa VanGennip of Marble Hill; four sons, Tony Holmes of Cape Girardeau, Dennis, Stephen and Allen Baker of Marble Hill; two sisters, Mittie Scott of Broseley, Mo., Louise Laumb of state of Minnesota; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

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

Friends may call at Hutchings Funeral Chapel from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the chapel. Burial will be in Bollinger County Memorial Park.