James A. Baker 82, Frankfort, died at 10:45 a.m. February 5, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospice, Indianapolis, IN. Born May 22, 1931 in Frankfort, IN to Gerald Victor & Anna Fern (Davids) Baker
He married Ida M. Camp on December 27, 1948 and she preceded him in death on October 29, 1998. Mr. Baker was a self-employed truck driver. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. James was a member of the Joppa Baptist Church. He had formerly lived in Joppa, IL, Metropolis, IL and Kokomo, IN.
Visitation and Services
Friends and family may visit at Goodwin Funeral Home from 10-12 Noon on Monday, February 10, 2014 with the services starting at 12 Noon. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery.
7 Daughters: Ida M. Ferguson of Cookeville, TN, Patricia L. (Roger) Henson of Brookport, IL, Ruth L. (Rick) Moore of Frankfort, Cheryl A. Rodgers of Metropolis, IL, Cyndi S. McCracken of Flora, Pamela K. Sledd of Flora, Misty Baker of Kokomo, 3 Sons: James C. Baker of Frankfort, Timothy A. Baker of Kentucky, Billie J. Baker of Metropolis, IL, 2 Sisters: Zelpha Ball of North Carolina, Diana Burton of Frankfort, several Grandchildren and several Great Grandchildren.
James was preceded in death by his wife, a son Raymond Baker, twin granddaughters, 1 grandson, 2 great grandchildren, 2 brothers and a sister.