Bernice Marie Baker, 81, of Victoria passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2012. She was born on February 24, 1931 in Nursery, TX to the late Louis J. McCurry and Toni Raabe McCurry. Bernice was a homemaker and a Census Taker in the early 1960's. She was also a member of Central Church of Christ.
Survivors include daughters, Brenda S. Jackson (Lee), of Garland, Helen K. Miller, of Goliad; sons, James Baker, of San Antonio, Kenneth L. Baker (Mary Ann), of Georgetown; sister, Carolyn Hood, of Houston, eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by husband, Charles L. Baker, parents, son, Charles "Mike" Baker, brother, F. C. Sparks and great grandson, Brody Lee Bittick.
The Family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm at Colonial Funeral Home. Funeral services will start at 2:00 pm, with Rev Carl Schneider officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Bill Bittick, Aaron Kozelsky, Nathan Jackson, Joseph "Joey" Petersen, Allen McIntosh, Clayton Baker.
Honorary Pallbearer will be Brooks Bittick.
Memorial donations may be made to Brody's Gift via paypal at BrodysGift@gmail.com or at any Wells Fargo Bank, account number 9016-7613-80.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.colonialfuneralhomevictoria.com