RANDY DALE BAKER
TUMBLETON.… Randy Dale Baker, a resident of the Tumbleton Community of Henry County near Headland, passed away early Wednesday morning, May 6, 2020, at Ft. Gaines Health & Rehab. He was 68.
Due to the COVID-19 Virus, a family graveside service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, May 8, 2020, in the New Zion Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Joey Pettis officiating. Anyone wanting to attend the service will be allowed, as long as the CDC COVID-19 social gathering guidelines are met. There will be a public address system set up so it can be broadcast with everyone sitting in their vehicles to listen. There will be a viewing and signing of the register inside the church (New Zion Free Will Baptist Church) from 12:00 until 1:30 P.M. without the family being present (because of CDC Covid-19 guidelines). You can also sign and attend the viewing without family present, in the Dogwood Room of Wright Funeral Home & Crematory on Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 8:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M.
Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made in Mr. Baker’s name to the New Zion Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 9716 County Road 99, Headland, AL 36345.
Mr. Baker was born in Tumbleton to the late Odell Baker and Jeanette Whitehead Baker-Green. He was a lifelong resident of the Tumbleton Community before moving to the Ft. Gaines Health & Rehab four months ago. Randy was a carpenter by trade. He was a member of the Tumbleton Assembly of God.
Along with his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Rickey Baker.
Leaving to cherish his memories are his daughter Tami Barnes (Jimmy) of Echo, AL; his sister, Janice Galloway (Terry) of Dayton, TN; his brothers, Dennis Baker of Daleville, AL, and Wayne Baker of Newville, AL; his step-father, Charles Green; his grandchildren, James Barnes and Jill Barnes.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Tony Farness, Terry Farness, Steve Austin Farness, Terry Farness, Jr., Marley Murray, and Chuck Whitehead.
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