Funeral services for Joanne Baker, 61, will be held at 11 a.m. today (Wednesday) at the New Freedom Worship Center in Jenkins. Burial will be in the Bates Cemetery at Millstone.
A daughter of the late Mark and Clara Bates Smith, she was born in Letcher County. She died January 21 at her home at McRoberts.
She was the widow of Douglas Baker, the mother of the late Mark Douglas Baker, and a sister of the late Jane Tedder.
Surviving are a son, Bobby Dale Baker of Covington; two daughters, Debra Sanchez and husband Chris, McRoberts, and Tammy Baker, Campbell, Tenn.; four brothers, Chuck Smith, Neon; Harold M. Smith, Indiana; Johnny Smith, Tennessee; and Ricky Smith Combs, Bowling Green; two sisters, Margie Shook, Indiana, and Alice Barks, Bowling Green; a daughter in-law, Becky Baker, McRoberts; eight grandchildren, and two greatgrandchildren.
Everidge Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.