Betty Marie Byers Baker, age 77, of Shelbyville, Kentucky died Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville. She was a member of Shelby Christian Church, member of Eastern Star and the Hempridge Homemakers. She was a 1956 graduate of Henry County High School. She enjoyed cooking and loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Pete Baker. She is survived by her daughters, Belinda Nichols (Les), Bagdad; Melinda Cowherd (Bobby), Shelbyville; grandchildren, Lynsey Nichols, Bagdad; Kyle Tipton (Carolyn); Kyle Cowherd (Heather); great grandchildren, Harlan Tipton, Ariel, Annabelle and Aiden Cowherd, all of Shelbyville; sister, Shirley Whitehouse (Jeep) and brother, Eddie Byers (Connie) both of LaGrange. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, June 2, at the Shannon Funeral Home with Rev. Jason Haggard officiating. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Crusade for Children, 520 West Chestnut Street, Louisville, KY 40202 or Shelby Christian Church, 2375 Frankfort Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065.