Martha M. Baker
August 8, 1929 - May 18, 2013
Martha M. Baker, 83, of Jefferson City, died Saturday, May 18,
2013, at Heisinger Bluffs.
She was born August 8, 1929, in Macon, the daughter of the
late Gilbert and Vesta (Terrell) Fowler.
On March 5, 1950, Martha was united in
marriage to Donald Dayle Baker, who survives
at their home.
Martha worked as a secretary for the Missouri
Department of Education and was a member of
Community Christian Church. She was a
longtime volunteer and supporter of numerous
civic and philanthropic organizations. She
enjoyed taking walks and reading in her spare
Along with her husband Donald, she is survived by two sons:
David A. Baker of Granville, Ohio, Philip D. Baker and wife Joyce
of Jefferson City; and two granddaughters: Michelle Baker of St.
Louis and Katie Baker of Granville, Ohio.
Friends will be received from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Tuesday,
May 21, 2013, at Community Christian Church, 409 Ellis Blvd.,
where services will be held at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. David Avery
officiating. Entombment will be held in the church's columbarium.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Community
Christian Church or Heisinger Bluffs.
Arrangements are under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD
Funeral Directors, 2613 W. Main St., (573) 636-3838.
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