JoAnn Baker Obituary:
Funeral Date: 11/23/2004
Jo Ann Baker age 64 of Warren, Ark. died November 20, at Bradley County Medical Center. She was born February 8, 1940 in Hoxie, Ark. a daughter of the late Earl and Goldie Callahan. She was a certified nurses aid and a member of Union Hill Baptist Church. Surviving is a son Billy Leon Baker, Dallas, Tex; 2 daughters Bea Colvin and Becky Baker both of Hermitage, Ark; 1 brother Jim Callahan, Texarkana, Tex; 1 sister Joyce Davis, Ventura, Calif; 6 grandchildren Crystal Baker, Little Rock, Ark, Brittany Colvin, Brandon Colvin and Brooke Colvin all of Hermitage, Ark; Bobby Baker and Jodi Baker both of Dallas, Tex. A former husband Bobby Leon Baker, Sr; a son Bobby Leon Baker, Jr. and a brother Tom Callahan also preceded her in death. Funeral services were 1:30pm Tuesday, November 23, at Union Hill Baptist Church with Bro. Ricky Smith and Bro. Bob Meggs officiating. Pianist and soloist was Dottie Smith. Burial was in Union Hill Cemetery at Ingalls by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Bill Wright, Ray Marcantel, Sonny Bethea, John Smith, Jimmie Ferguson and Franklin Stanley. Honorary pallbearers were Roger Johnson, Jerry Mann, James Rawls, Dr. David Chambers, Dr. Kerry Pennington and Ed Smith.