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Verba Lee Baker

August 11, 1931 ~ January 23, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Verba Lee Baker Obituary

          Graveside services for Verba Lee Baker, 92, of Lufkin, will be held Tuesday, January 30, 2024, at 1:00 p.m. at Walker Cemetery in Lufkin with Bro. Jim Housley officiating.

          Mrs. Baker was born on August 11, 1931, in Buna, Texas, to the late Ernest Johnson and Mildred (Sheffield) Johnson, and died Tuesday, January 23, 2024, in Tyler.

          Mrs. Baker was a member of Heritage Baptist Church for 50 plus years, where she loved to attend and serve others. She enjoyed working in her garden and traveling. Mrs. Baker  loved to cook and read various cookbooks.

          She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and William Purcell of Tyler; son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Sue Baker of Angleton; along with numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

          Mrs. Baker was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Nolan Baker.

          Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.

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Graveside Service
January 30, 2024

1:00 PM
Walker Cemetery, Lufkin


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