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Dorothy Marie Baker

Thursday, April 22, 2004

Born 9-13-1921 -- Died 4-13-2004

Dorothy Marie Baker, 82, of Hardy, Ark., died April 13, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Sept. 13, 1921, in Kings Mill, Ark., the daughter of Joseph Earl and Icie Sheffield Horton.

She was united in marriage June 13, 1946, to George Elwood Baker who preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1987. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Baker of Kansas City, Mo., a son, Steve Baker of St. Charles, Mo.; four sisters -- Eva Fair of Ash Flat, Imogene McDaniel of Roach, Mo., Jacqueline Horton and Gladys Jones, both of Gravois Mills, Mo., and two grandchildren -- Meghan Baker and Andrew Baker.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

A memorial service was held April 17 at Higginbotham Chapel in Hardy, with arrangements under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Services Inc. of Hardy.