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Audrey McKinnie Baker (04-02-2015)

Funeral services for Audrey McKinnie Baker, 81,
were held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at
First Baptist Church of Marion with Bro. Bubba Hoggatt
offi ciating. Burial was in Concord Cemetery near
Marion under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home
in Farmerville.
Mrs. Baker, a homemaker and member of First
Baptist Church of Marion, went to her heavenly home
March 29, 2015.
She was born to George and Rosa McKinnie on
February 22, 1934.
She was preceded in death by: Her husband of 51
years, Tommy Baker; two sons - Robert Baker and
Ronnie “Buzz” Baker; a granddaughter, Paige Maroney
Jones; daughter-in-law, Ricki Baker; three sisters - Gladys
“Bell” Plummer, Oceal Ray and Myrt Scarborough;
and three brothers - J.P. McKinnie, Claudis McKinnie
and Joe Ollie McKinnie.
Mrs. Baker is survived by: Three sons and daughterin-
laws - Tom Baker and Bernice Ruth, Roger and Dee
Baker and George “Little Bit” and Becky Baker; a
daughter, Sue and Buddy Maroney; nine grandchildren
and 13 great grandchildren; a sister - Faye Rea
Day; a brother - Milis “Sugar Boy” McKinnie; special
niece, JoAnn Pace and friend Ms. Nelda Lowery for the
prayers and weekly cards.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to
the staff of Arbor Lake and Union General Hospital
for the care of our Mother.
Pallbearers were Ryan Futch, Dickey Miller, Mikey
Miller, Eddie McKinnie, Billy George McKinnie and
Mike Day. Honorary Pallbearers were Robert Pace and
George Herring.
Visitation was 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 30, 2015,
at Marion First Baptist Church.
Online messages for the family may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.