July 23, 1998-
March 3, 2013
Phenix City, AL- Master Tyrone Amiri' Baker affectionately known as "BigKat", 14, of 11 Lee Road 2138, Phenix City, AL passed Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Egleston Children's Hospital, Atlanta, GA.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. EST, Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Smiths Station, AL with Pastor Anis Hassell officiating. Interment will follow in Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 11, 2013. Visitation is today from 1 - 8 p.m. EST according to Taylor Funeral Home, Inc.
Tyrone was born July 23, 1998 in Elm Hurst, NY to Princesse' Baker of Phenix City, AL. He was a student at Smiths Station Freshman Academy, played on the Columbus Challenger League, the Opelika Miracle League and competed in the Lee County Special Olympics.
Survivors include his mother, Princesse' Baker; one brother, Antonio "Peanut" Baker; maternal grandfather, Vincent Henry; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, classmates, other relatives and friends.
Please visit www.thetaylorfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest registry.
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Mar. 8, 2013