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Baker

Memorial services for Don Baker, 56, of Bastrop will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in I.O.O.F. Cemtery in Rockdale.

Mr. Baker died Tuesday, Oct. 15, at his home in Bastrop.

He was born Jan. 6, 1957, in Rockdale to Robert Nathan and Bertha Louise (Nelson) Baker.

Mr. Baker was raised in Rockdale and was a 1975 graduate of Rockdale High School.

He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

Mr. Baker worked for Texas Department of Transportation with the signal department as a technician until his retirement.

He lived in Bastrop since 1991 having moved from Early.

He married Sharon Hall on May 23, 2010, in Bastrop.

Mr. Baker was preceded in death by his father, Babe Baker; his mother, Bertha Baker; his stepmother, Mildred Baker; a sister, Bobbie Baker Moore; and a stepsister, Heather Harris.

Survivors are his wife, Sharon Baker of Bastrop; a son, Michael Baker of Austin; a brother, Nathan Baker and wife Regena of Cedar Creek; a sister, Elaine Tuttle and husband Jim of Anderson; two stepbrothers, Ken Harris and wife Annita of Crawford, Gordon Harris of Laramie, Wyoming; and a stepsister, Leanna Applegate and husband Roger of Rockdale.


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