Joseph C. Baker (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Joseph C. Baker, age 64, entered into rest February 2nd, 2008 in Augusta Ga. Mr. Baker was born in Clinton, Massachusetts. He had lived in Augusta for the past 35 years. Mr. Baker was a retired veteran of the U.S. Army having served in Vietnam. He was a member of miracle Baptist Church, the American Legion Post # 178, the VFW Post # 649, and the Eagles Club. Family members include his daughter, Andrea Baker of Cooperstown, NY; son, Mark Baker of Atlanta; brother, Michael Baker of Grafton, MA; granddaughter, Hollie Rose Crook of Augusta; grandson, Shane Allen French of Augusta; great-granddaughter, Lilith Belladonna Killough of Augusta. A Memorial service will be held at Miracle Baptist Church on Monday, February 4, 2008 at 1:00 pm. Rev. Darien Spivey and Rev. David Sheldon will officiate. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2623 Washington Road, Ste. 104, Augusta, Ga. 30904. The Poteet Funeral Homes, South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard, Augusta, (706)798-8886 is in charge of the Funeral Arrangements. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-February 3, 2008