Lloyd Olin Baker

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Lloyd Olin Baker, 74, of Fletcher, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 1, 2011 at home. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Alex and Dollie Lee Baker. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Jean as well as three sisters and three brothers. He retired from Gerber and was a member of Hoopers Creek Baptist Church. He enjoyed being with his family, being outdoors and watching his grandsons play baseball. Surviving are two daughters, Diane Burgess and her husband, Roger and Dawn Ramsey and her husband, Chris; two sons, Stoney Baker and his wife Valeria, and Sonny Baker and his wife, April; four brothers, Perry Baker, Eugene Baker, Alex Baker Jr. and J.V. Baker; seven grandchildren, Jeannie, Bobby, Dylan, Dakota, Tyler, Victoria and Kimberly as well as two great grandchildren, Alexandra and Kaitlyn. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 4, 2011 in the chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with the Reverend Jimmy Justice officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hendersonville. The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 AM on Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Four Seasons Hospice 571 S. Allen Road Flat Rock, N.C. 28731,(828-692-6178) or www.fourseasonscfl.org/donate.

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  1. Praying for u all and love u all ever much u all are very special to me and my mom and dad, Homer will be missed very much! We are here for u all
    Love, Tina

  2. I love you all very much!! He will be missed but know he is in a better place with a brand new body.Connie Brad Jeffrey& Felicia

  3. Stoney,Dawn,Sonny,Diane my love and prayers are with you all during this time .I want you all to know your dad was a true blessing to me and my family . We may have not seen him alot but I always knew he stood strong behind me and my family praying ever day for us.He will be missed but know this he is looking down on us now in perfect health just waiting to be reunited with us . A true prayer warrior gone ahead but never to be forgotten! We loved him and we love you May God strengthen you in this time of sorrow but also a time of joy knowing he is with Jesus and well just waiting for us.
    With our Love
    Dale , Tisa , Machiah & Alex Baker

  4. To all the Family
    Much Love and prayers. Aunt Jean is rejoying to have Lloyd home with her. They loved each other so much. Etta,Lynn and Jeff Lewis

  5. Sonny – We always enjoyed seeing your dad at the ballpark. You’re a true testament to what a man he was and his memory will live on in the hearts and actions of you and your family. You, April, and the boys are in our prayers. -Love (your baseball cousins), The Webb Family

  6. Another one of God’s soldiers has gone home. Even though we can’t be with you, our thoughts and prayers continue. May God comfort each heart and may you share those special memories of your loved one.
    God Bless You.

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