Birth Date: 06/23/1932
Deceased Date: 02/22/2019
CLAYTON, NC – Anthony George “Tony” Baker, age 86, died Friday evening, February 22, 2019 at UNC Johnston Health. Born June 23, 1932 in Berrien County, MI to the late George Harold and Helen Marie Corella Baker, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Karen Baker in 1956.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2019 in the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Smithfield, NC.
Surviving are his wife, Harriet D. Baker; daughter, Katherine Anne Baker of Henderson, NC and his beloved dog, O.Henry and cat, Thorne.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to one of Tony’s favorites; St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, attn.: the Music Fund; 218 S. 2nd St., Smithfield, NC 27577 – please put the Music Fund on your memo line or Caring Hearts for Canines, in memory of Tony Baker, P. O. Box 1219, Southern Pines, NC 28388. You may also donate through their Facebook page.
Condolences may be sent to the family at parrishfh.com.