Gloria Ann (Porter) Baker

April 10, 1954 - May 31, 2013

Gloria Ann (Porter) Baker, 59, of Jefferson City, Mo., formerly of California, Mo., passed away on Friday, May 31, 2013, at her residence. She was born on April 10, 1954, in Moniteau County, the daughter of Richard (Dick) and Joyce (Inman) Porter, both of whom preceded her in death. She was married on September 12, 1970, at Friendship Baptist Church in California, Mo. to Jerry W. Baker, who survives. She was a homemaker and also worked at D&R. She enjoyed working and loved her family, her home, and dogs. She was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church. Gloria is survived by one son, Hunter Baker of Jefferson City, Mo.; two daughters, Hannah Anderson and husband Michael of Jefferson City, Mo. and Amber Rodgers and husband Robert of California, Mo.; two sisters, Sharon Croy and husband Jerry of Centertown, Mo. and Ava Weaver and husband Donald of Tipton; and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one brother, Leon Porter. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in California City Cemetery. Officiating will be Mr. Michael Anderson. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California, Mo. Memorials are suggested to the family of Gloria Baker, c/o Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, 100 S. Oak, California, MO 65018. Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California, Mo.

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