Funeral services for Audrey McKinnie Baker, 81, will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at Marion First Baptist Church with Bro. Bubba Hoggatt officiating. Burial will be in Concord Cemetery near Marion with arrangements under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.
Mrs. Baker, a homemaker and member of Marion First Baptist Church went to her heavenly home March 29, 2015.
She was born to George and Rosa McKinnie on February 22, 1934. Preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Tommy Baker; 2 sons, Robert Baker and Ronnie “Buzz” Baker; 1 Grand Daughter, Paige Maroney Jones; 1 daughter-in-law, Ricki Baker; 3 sisters, Gladys “Bell” Plummer, Oceal Ray and Myrt Scarborough; and 3 brothers, J.P. McKinnie, Claudis McKinnie and Joe Ollie McKinnie.
Mrs. Baker is survived by 3 sons and daughter-in-laws, Tom Baker & Bernice Ruth, Roger & Dee Baker and George “Little Bit” & Becky Baker; 1 daughter, Sue & Buddy Maroney; 9 Grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren; 1 sister Faye Rea Day; 1 brother, Milis “Sugar Boy” McKinnie; special niece, JoAnn Pace and friend Ms. Nelda Lowery.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to the staff of Arbor Lake and Union General Hospital for the care of our Mother.
Pallbearers will be Ryan Futch, Dickey Miller, Mikey Miller, Eddie McKinnie, Billy George McKinnie and Mike Day.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Robert Pace and George Herring.
Visitation is 5:00-8:00pm Tuesday at Marion First Baptist Church.