Hubert Weldon Baker Obituary
From the Ozona Stockman:
Services Sunday For Hubert Baker
Funeral services for Hubert Weldon Baker, 75, were held Sunday (Oct.
30, 1977) afternoon at 3:30 in Ozona Church of Christ with burial in Cedar
Hill Cemetery under the direction of Janes Funeral Home.
Mr. Baker died at 12:30 Thursday (Oct. 27, 1977) in Shannon Hospital where he had been rushed by ambulance earlier that morning, of an
apparent heart attack.
He was born Aug. 13, 1902 in Tennyson and lived in Ozona since 1937.
He had a grocery store in Ozona for 16 years and was a salesman for
Martin Glover Wholesale for 23 years before then. He was manager of the
Ozona Chamber of Commerce for nine years before retiring in March 1974.
He served on the chamber board of directors until death.
Mr. Baker was past worshipful master of Ozona Masonic Lodge and received
his 50-year pin in 1974. An elder of Ozona Church of Christ for
30 years. He was a member of the Texas Old Time Fiddlers
Association. Mr. Baker was an accomplished musician and shared his talents every time he
was called upon
He was married to Lottie Lee Sims, September 1, 1923 in San Angelo. They celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary here four years ago.
Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Mrs. A. J. Pakkila of Buchannan
Dam; one sister, Mrs. J. E. Butler of San Angelo; two
brothers, Clifford Baker and Neal Baker, both of San Angelo; three grandchildren, three
great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and