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Clarence Baker dies at 81

Funeral services for Clarence Baker, 81, were held June 8 at Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in the Baker Cemetery at Millstone.

A son of the late Martin Hayes and Lucille Smith Baker, he was born at Millstone. He died June 4 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Center in Hazard.

Mr. Baker was the widower of Lois Bernice Anderson Baker. He and his late wife were members of the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church.

He was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend.

Surviving are a daughter, Tanya Stines and husband Anthony of Millstone; a son, Alex Baker and wife Susanna of Tallahassee, Fla.; two brothers, Ronnie Baker and wife Gloria and Freddie Baker and wife Diana, all of Millstone; a sister, Betty Hampton of Westland, Mich.; four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Mr. Baker was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Brittany Nicolle Stines, and two sisters, Bonnie Baker and Lois Pike.

Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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