Van Austin Public Library
Van Alstyne Leader
March 4, 1982
VERDA EUNIA BAKER
Services for Mrs. Verda Eunia Baker, 91, were held Tuesday in Hall
Cemetery near Howe. She died Saturday at Hayward, Calif.
Mrs. Baker was born in Howe, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jackson
F. Wilson, and married Ellis Baker in March 1910, in Sherman. She
was a member of the First Baptist Church of Howe
Surviving are daughters, Evelyn Bowers of Fort Worth, Elizabeth
Langford of Hayward and Janell Auten of Rock Hill, S.C.; sons, Alton Baker
of Sherman, Woodrow Baker of Fairfield, Calif., Claude Baker of Clear Lake,
Calif., Bill Baker of El Monte, Calif.; brothers, Jim Hicks of Long Beach,
Calif., and Harold Hicks of Shreveport, La.; sister, Lillian Smith of Long
Beach; 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Flesher Funeral Home of Van Alstyne was in charge.