Funeral services to honor the life of Carl Luke Baker, Jr., 79, of Cassatt, will be held Monday, August 8, 2011 at 3:00 PM at Hermitage Baptist Church with burial to follow in Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Mark Hopkins will officiate. The family received friends, Sunday, August 7, 2011 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mr. Baker’s memory to Hermitage Baptist Church, 814 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Camden, SC 29020.
Mr. Baker, widower of Patty Marlene Baker, died Friday, August 5, 2011. Born in Rembert, he was the son of the late Carl Luke Baker Sr. and Beatrice Rogers Baker. He was a veteran of the United States Army and Air Force. Mr. Baker retired from DuPont and was a member of Hermitage Baptist Church.
Mr. Baker is survived by his children, Laura Icard (Charles) of Charleston, Frank Randle,III of Charleston and Tony Baker (Elisa) of Savannah; three grandchildren, Morgan, Seth and Brock Baker; sister, Betty Blyther of Camden and brothers, Roger Baker of Rock Hill and Billy Baker of Mobile, AL.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
On-line condolences may be sent to Mr. Baker’s family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.