Margaret L Baker


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Margaret L Baker

Date of Birth:
August 31, 1928
Date of Death:
February 22, 2013
Clintwood, Virginia, United States


Mullins Funeral Home

   P.O. Box 928   210 Main Street 

   Clintwood, VA. 24228

 Phone 276-926-4646  Fax: 276-926-9887

Margaret L. Baker, 84, of Clintwood, Virginia died peacefully at home approximately 8:00 pm, Friday, February 22, 2013 surrounded by her loved ones.

Margaret was born August 31, 1928 in Clinchco, Virginia to Eugene Ballard and Willie Mae Linkous.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Charles D. Baker, and their son, Richard Craig Baker.

Surviving are her children: Jeff Baker

    Rexx (Donna) Baker

   Brian (Brenda) Baker

    Ken Baker

   Willene Baker

   Gene Baker

    Sally Baker (David) Drake

  Susan Baker (Bryan) Lambert

She is also survived by her two remaining sisters, Fran (Linkous) Morse of Penn Yan, New York, and Betty (Linkous) Stallard of Richmond, Virginia.  Her grandchildren are Gredel Howell, Cassa Andrews, Jennifer (Lafayette) Moran, Jill (Saul) Luffy, Kristie (Russ) Fleming, Stacie (Marvin) Abeita, Lydia (Warren) Leap, Charlie (Shon) Baker, Lindsey Baker, Anthony (Holly) Dotson, Angela Dotson, Maggie (Jazz) Coleman, Ty (Katrina) Baker, Kacie Drake, Mary Drake, Alex Lambert, and Houston Lambert.  She is also survived by 18 great grandchildren.

Margaret spent her life caring for her family, friends, and community.  She was active in her church (Clintwood United Methodist) and rejoiced in cooking and caring for others.

The Baker family would like to give special thanks to Mary Baker, Ida Branham, Karen O’Quinn, Cherri Stanley, Becky Hughes, and Paytria Bolling for taking such good care of their mother.

Visitation will be Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Mullins Funeral Home Chapel at 6:00 pm with services being conducted at 7:00 pm.  Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 11:00 am with clergymen Ronnie Mutter officiating at Mullins Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will follow in the Phipps Memorial Cemetery, Clintwood, Virginia.

Pallbearers will be sons, grandsons and son-in-laws.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Dickenson County Food Bank.

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