COLEMAN — Funeral services for Willie Pearl Baker, 90, of Coleman, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11 at Stevens Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Coleman City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
She died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 at Estrella Oaks Rehab and Care Center in Georgetown.
She was born on April 20, 1927 in Whon to Robert Fox Farris and Margie Green Givens Farris. On Dec. 5, 1944, she married Curtis Franklin “Sammy” Baker in Coleman.
Survivors include three children, Cheryl Erskine of Georgetown, Curtis D. Baker and wife Cindye of Abilene, Marty Baker of Georgetown; eight grandchildren, Dave Erskine of Lockhart, Chad Gray of Goldthwaite, Audra Tussing of Round Rock, Jamye Huffman of Abilene, Jennifer Scott of Charleston, South Carolina, Julye Baker of Abilene, Menda Kae Speckels of Buda, Myles Baker of Georgetown; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and one brother-in-law, Billy Baker of Texas City.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sammy; six brothers; and three sisters.