Floyd Edward Baker (1934 - 2019)

  • "Sending hugs and prayers!"
    - Steve and Anna Freed
  • "To Mary Jo and family, so sorry to hear of Floyd's passing...."
    - Debbie Miller Myers and Bob and Ellen Miller families
  • "Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family."
    - Dale & Julie Bean
  • "Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this..."
    - Crystal and Martha Spitler
  • "Celebrating a life well lived. We will cherish the memories..."
    - Kevin & Kathy WETZEL
Service Information
Heishman Funeral Home, Valley Funeral Home Branch
14116 S. Middle Rd.
Edinburg, VA
Funeral service
Friday, May 17, 2019
2:00 PM
Woods Chapel Church
58 Splinter Lane
New Market, VA
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Floyd Edward Baker, of Mount Jackson, went to be with his Lord and Savior May 14, 2019.

The funeral service will be held Friday, May 17, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Woods Chapel Church, 58 Splinter Lane, New Market. Pastors Glen Turner and Tim Miller will officiate.

Burial will be private in Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock.

Mr. Baker was born August 10, 1934 in Mt. Jackson, son of the late Amanda Elizabeth Reid Baker and Luther Edward Baker.

He was a farmer and owner of Overlook Farms of Mt. Jackson.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Gladys Hupp and Nellie Spitler.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Jo Guess Baker whom he married December 19, 1954 - Floyd was proud to say he was married to his wife for 65 years; son, Dennis (Christine); and two daughters, Vicky Baker Riggleman (George "Buck") and Gale Baker (Bernie Frye), all of Mt. Jackson; eight grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Wetzel of Woodstock and Evelyn Polk of Edinburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Heishman, Barry Foltz, Josh Miller, Bill Duncan, Kenneth Knupp, Jake Crites, Richard Strickler, Charles Strickler, Bo Sounder, and Scott Stickley.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Valley Funeral Chapel, 14116 S. Middle Road, Edinburg.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Mt. Jackson Rescue and Fire Department, P.O. Box 251, Mt. Jackson, VA. 22842.

Online condolences may be left at www.valleyfs.com

Arrangements are in the care of Heishman Funeral Home Inc., Valley Funeral Service Branch, Bowmans Crossing.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily on May 15, 2019
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