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In Memory of

Roby Howard Baker

April 28, 1925 - March 22, 2015

Obituary


Mr. R. Howard Baker, Jr., 89, of Charlotte, passed away at the Harris Hospice Unit of the Novant Presbyterian Medical Center on March 22, 2015. Born in Johnston County, North Carolina, he was the son of the late Roby Howard Baker, Sr. and Pearl Baker. He was retired from R.H. Bouligny Co in Charlotte, NC. He was a member of the Falcon Club of America and a member of New Sterling ARP Church in Stony Point, NC. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Janie Willard Crawford; and...

Mr. R. Howard Baker, Jr., 89, of Charlotte, passed away at the Harris Hospice Unit of the Novant Presbyterian Medical Center on March 22, 2015. Born in Johnston County, North Carolina, he was the son of the late Roby Howard Baker, Sr. and Pearl Baker. He was retired from R.H. Bouligny Co in Charlotte, NC. He was a member of the Falcon Club of America and a member of New Sterling ARP Church in Stony Point, NC. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Janie Willard Crawford; and by two late sisters, Millie and Faye. He was a veteran of the US Marine Corps, serving during World War II.

Mr. Baker is survived by his son, Keith Hayes Baker of Sugar Land, Texas; by two grandsons, Matt Baker of Round Rock, Texas, and Tim Baker of Sugar Land, Texas.; and by two sisters, Lillian Fessler of Florida and Grace Plueckhahn and husband Glenn of Canada.

A Celebration of the Life and Resurrection of Howard Baker will be observed on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church Without Walls, located at 5200 Sapp Road in Kannapolis, NC 28083 with The Reverend Dr. Cathy A. Cook officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Harris Hospice at Novant Presbyterian Medical Center; 200 Hawthorne Lane, Charlotte, NC 28204.

McEwen Funeral Service at Sharon Memorial Park is assisting the family with the placement of this Obituary Notice.