Funeral services for Edith Baker, 88, of Huxley and the Shelby County area, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 8, 2012 at Mangum Funeral Home with Bro. Gordon Vaughn officiating. Interment will follow at Strong Cemetery in Huxley.
Mrs. Baker passed away Wednesday, June 6 in Cypress. She was born June 30, 1923 in Shelby County to Eddie Franklin and Maggie O. Miller Delaney. She was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Center.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Albert Baker; sons, Hubert “Hubie” Baker and Richard Baker; daughter-in-law, Patricia Baker; sister, Lela Permenter; and brother, Leroy Delaney.
Mrs. Baker is survived by sons, Lonnie Baker of Willis and Kenneth Baker and wife, Sherry, of Willis; daughter, Angie Carlson and husband, Gary, of Houston; grandchildren, Stephen Baker of Houston,
Jennifer Malloy of Willis, Mandy Willis and husband, Chris, of Jasper, Bryan Baker and wife, Jennifer, of Richmond and Emma and Madelyn Carlson of Houston; step-grandchildren, Sandy Hoelzer and Brandi Adams; great-grandchildren, Dalton and Delaney Holley, Ty and Ava Baker and Bailee Adams; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Rick Permenter, Charles Delaney, Stephen Baker,
Bryan Baker and Prentice Hendricks.
You may sign the online registry book at www.mangumfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Mangum Funeral Home.