Mattie Lee Baker, 85, of Texarkana, AR passed away March 16, 2012 in a local hospital. Mrs. Baker was born July 17, 1926 in Texarkana, AR. She was retired from Lockheed Martin.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Avery L Baker; daughter, Lee Ellen Hunt; and grandson, Mitchell K. Olguin.
Survivors include her son, Joe Hunt of Texarkana, AR; daughter, Goldie N. Olguin of Midland, TX; brother, Bo Coe of Texarkana, AR; sisters, Lila Harrison of Texarkana, TX, Judy Beth______ of Texarkana, TX, and Nina Swilley of Texarkana, AR; grandchildren, Christy L. Mehrer of Texarkana, AR and Debra Jo Olguin of Midland, TX; great grandchildren, Brittany L. Mehrer, Autum G. Olguin, and Morgan R. Mehrer; plus a number of nieces and nephews.
Services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, March 22, 2012 at East Memorial Chapel - Downtown with ____________________officiating. Burial will be Rock Springs Cemetery under the direction of East Funeral Home - Downtown.
Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Texarkana Animal Shelter.
Online tributes may be made at www.eastfuneralhomes.com.