Phillip Dean Baker, 62, died March 3 at his home at Craft’s Colly.
A son of the late Chester Everett and Pet Marie Baker, he was a brother of the late Ralph Baker.
He had worked as a coal miner for Golden Oak Mining Co., and enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping with family and friend, Darrell Holbrook.
Surviving are his wife, Lisa Baker; two sons, Chester Baker of Whitesburg and Larry Baker of Craft’s Colly; a daughter, Christy Ratliff of Virginia; a sister, Suetta Stringer of Tennessee; and four grandchildren, Alyssa Nicole Thomas, Alexis Reyann Thomas, Keira Faye Baker and Brady Allen Lee Baker.
Funeral services were held March 6 at Craft’s Colly Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Spangler & Baker Cemetery at Ermine.