Effie Elizabeth Baker, 92 of Mt. Jackson, died March 16, 2015 at Greenfield of Senior Living at Woodstock.
Mrs. Baker was born August 20, 1922 in Shenandoah County, daughter of the late Turner Gilbert and Elizabeth Catherine Sager Lindamood.
She was a member of St. James Lutheran Church in Hudson Cross Roads, Mt. Jackson and Hudson Cross Roads Homemaker’s Club.
She was married to Elwood Davis Baker who preceded her in death November 30, 1971.
She is survived by a daughter, Bettie (her late husband James) Funkhouser of Mt. Jackson; two sons, Roger (Janet) Baker of Mt. Jackson and Robert (Karenina) Baker of Woodstock; a sister Marie Will of Mt. Jackson; a special niece, Betty Jones; seven grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and six great great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church with the Rev. Matthew A. Diehl and Rev. William R. Ballance, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Hudson Cross Roads Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Michael D. Baker, Brian W. Baker, Christopher A. Baker, Johnathan R. Baker, Aaron L. Baker and Frederick L. Loucks.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Great and Great Great Grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening at the home of the daughter Bettie Funkhouser and two hours prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hudson Cross Roads Cemetery Fund, c/o Janet Baker, 550 Hawkins Road, Mt. Jackson, VA 22842.
Arrangements are by Dellinger Funeral Home in Mt.Jackson.