GRAHAM - Mr. Jasper G. Baker Jr., 81, of 313 Doggett Drive, Graham, died at his residence on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012 at 7:05 a.m.
A native of Pitt County, he was the husband of Bertha Martindale Baker, who survives, and the son of Jasper G. Baker Sr. and Margaret Estelle Anderson Baker, both deceased. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army
and retired from Cone Mills.
In addition to his wife of the home, survivors include four daughters, Jean B. Smith of Burlington, Elaine B. Wall and husband Denny of Graham, Laura B. Neal and husband Mike of Burlington and Nancy B. Briggs and husband Jeff of Prospect Hill; four grandchildren, Howard Smith Jr. and wife Nicole, Wendi Smith and husband Brad, Aaron Wall and wife Shana and Ashleigh Neal; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Margie Roach.
A graveside service will be conducted at Graham Memorial Park on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at 2 p.m. by Mr. Aaron Wall. Mr. Baker will remain at Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham until time to be taken to the cemetery.
The family will receive friends and family at the residence.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com