Alton Baker Obituary

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Alton Berry Baker

October 8, 1920 - May 12, 2011
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Alton Berry Baker 90, of Morganton passed away Thursday May 12, 2011 at her residence. She was born October 8, 1920 in Burke County to the late Ervin A. Berry Sr. and Lora Ida Suttles Berry. She was a caregiver to her late son Barron who suffered from MS for 19 years. She enjoyed fishing and traveling to Cherokee and Pigeon Forge. She traveled across the United States and back with her husband Chasteen. She will be greatly missed. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death and joined in heaven by her husband Chasteen Julian Baker a son Barron One Baker ; infant son Barron Two Baker; a sister Betty Berry; brothers Ervin A....
Alton Berry Baker 90, of Morganton passed away Thursday May 12, 2011 at her residence.
She was born October 8, 1920 in Burke County to the late Ervin A. Berry Sr. and Lora Ida Suttles Berry.
She was a caregiver to her late son Barron who suffered from MS for 19 years. She enjoyed fishing and traveling to Cherokee and Pigeon Forge. She traveled across the United States and back with her husband Chasteen. She will be greatly missed.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death and joined in heaven by her husband Chasteen Julian Baker a son Barron One Baker ; infant son Barron Two Baker; a sister Betty Berry; brothers Ervin A. "Bud" Berry Jr. and Dairl Berry; her best friend Becky Miller.
She is survived by her son Phillip Baker and wife Wanda of Morganton; her brothers Gene Berry and wife Joyce, Bill Berry and wife Judy; sister-in-law Georgia Berry; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces and nephews Lora, Jon, Susan, Mark, and Linda; her best friends Baby, Little Bit and Reese.
The family will receive friends Saturday, May 14, 2011 from 12:30PM to 1:30PM at Kirksey Funeral Home, and then the family will proceed to Forest Hill Cemetery to begin graveside service at 2:00PM.
Memorials may be made to Burke Hospice, 1721 Enon Road, Valdese, NC 28690
Kirksey Funeral Home in Morganton has the honor of serving the Baker Family.

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