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Information for Veva Jackson Baker Haynes

30 May, 1895 - 12 January, 1984

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

January, 1984
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Veva Baker Haynes

    Services for Veva Baker Haynes, 88, 2203 Cherry St., Caldwell, who died Thursday, Jan. 12 at a Caldwell hospital of natural causes, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, by Rev. John Sinclair of the Caldwell First Christian Church.  Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    She was born May 30, 1895, at Sidney, Iowa, to Claborn L. and Jessie May Fox Jackson.  She was reared and educated in Iowa and Nebraska.  She married Walter W. Baker on Jan. 14, 1920 at Nebraska City, Neb.
    They continued living in the midwest until December of 1941 when they moved to Caldwell.  She worked as a grocery clerk for several years in Caldwell.  They moved to Middleton in 1953, where she worked as a cook in the Middleton School District hot lunch program.
    Her husband preceded her in death in 1959.  She retired in the early 1960s and in June of 1965, she married Elmer H. Haynes at Caldwell, where they have since resided.
    She was a member of the Caldwell First Christian Church and a former member of the Rebekah Lodge.
    She is survived by her husband, Elmer H. Haynes, Caldwell; one son, Bob Baker, Donnelly ; one daughter, Waveta Taylor, Seattle; three stepdaughters, Iris Parker and Virginia White, both of Homedale, and Elmer Mae Strickland, Jackson, Calif.; six sisters Jean Comstock, Eureka. Mont., Burton South, Noxon, Mont., Yvonne Bunnell, Red Bluff, Calif., Fern Adolf, Caldwell, Beulah Tourville, Nebraska City, Neb., and Bunah Crandall, Central City, Neb.; one brother, Coleman 'Jack' Jackson, Mountain Home, Ark.; four grandchildren, seven step-grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and eight step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sisters.
    Friends may call at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, today from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m.

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