Luchion A. Baker
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Luchion Albert Baker, age 78, Russellville, Ala., passed away at his residence Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.
The visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon today at Akins Funeral Home, Russellville, Ala. The funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel at noon with Brother David Motes and Brother John McCullar officiating. Interment will be at East Franklin Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Joey Quillen, Eric Harris, Jason Baker, Mike Baker, Shane Baker, Derek Baker and Bradley Baker. Honorary pallbearers will be Chris Baker, Johnathon Baker, Jacob Baker, Brandon Baker and Brian Baker.
He was preceded in death by son, Alfred Baker; parents, William and Carrie Baker; and siblings, Curtis Baker, Gene Baker, Helen Vandiver and Mildred Warhurst.
He is survived by his children, Ann Potter, Marlene (Rickie) Harris, Charles (Rhonda) Baker, Vernon Baker, Tim (Shelia Cornelison) Baker, Karen (Patrick) Brannon, Jeff Baker and Scottie (Denita) Baker; siblings, Letha (Thurman) Evans, Dean Hatzis and Tinnie Baker; mother of his children, Ophelia Baker; 24 grandchildren; 31 great- grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to all the nurses at Southern Care Hospice and David and Mary Jo Motes.
Akins Funeral Home assisted the family. To view the memorial tribute and sign the online register book, go to akinsfh.com.
AKINS FUNERAL HOME
13455 HWY 43 RUSSELLVILLE, AL 35653
Published in Florence Times Daily on Sept. 14, 2013