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John David Baker

JOHN DAVID BAKER

CASTLEBERRY, ALA

Mr. John David Baker, 73, passed away Monday, Apr. 13, 2020 at his Castleberry residence.

Mr. Baker was born in Repton, Ala. and had been a life-long resident of Castleberry.  He worked as a pole framer for W.C. Meredith Co., for a number of years.  He enjoyed fishing, and was of the Baptist faith.

Mr. Baker was preceded in death by his dad, William Samuel Baker; his mom, Gladys Evelyn Baker; his wife, Myrtis Hobbs Baker; a sister, Mary Cain; and a brother, Jerry Baker.

He is survived by a son, David Baker of Griffin, Ga.; two daughters, Kelly (James Stutz) Baker of McLain, Miss., and Kimberly (Jimmy) Stanford of Belleville, Ala.; two brothers, Homer Baker of Brewton, Ala., and Luther (Sis) Baker of Whiting, Ind.; a sister, Clara (Doug) Burch of Brewton, Ala.; and seven grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services were held at Buffington Cemetery on Friday, Apr. 17, 2020, at 11AM with Bro. Andy Peavy officiating and Craver’s Funeral Home of Brewton directing.