Jacksonville –- Thomas O'Brien Baker, 75, died on April 9th, 2014, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Wilmington.
O'Brien was preceded in death by his parents, John Thomas Baker and Juanita Spain Baker; previous owners of Baker's Restaurant on Richlands Hwy.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 12th, at Jones Funeral Home in Jacksonville with the Revs. Jack Marshburn and Billy Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
O'Brien is survived by his wife, Harriet Bryan Baker; two sons, Jeffery O'Brien Baker of Wilmington and Brent Elliott Baker of Smyrna; one brother, Ray Baker of Richlands; one sister, Marie Morton of Elm City; and three grandchildren, Kylie Baker of Wilmington, Caroline Rose Baker and Carrie Elizabeth Baker of Smyrna.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Electronic condolences may be left for the family at jonesfh.org