Joseph Earl Baker, 66, died Saturday, September 7, 2013.
A memorial graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at the Nahalah Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Scotland Neck. Pastor Linda-Kathryn Clark will be presiding.
The family will receive friends after the service at the cemetery. Other times the family will be at the home of Bet King, 2497 Poor Road, Hobgood.
Joe is survived by his wife, Patricia Ann Baker; his daughters, Lillie Foskey and husband Donnie of Greenville, Angela Gibson of Ocoee, FL, and Pamela Whitfield and husband Fred of Stokes; his sons, Joseph Baker and wife Nicole of Monticello, WI and Robert Matthews of Ocoee, FL; his sister, Betty "Bet" King of Hobgood; his brother, Gene Baker of Hobgood; and nine grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Vidant Oncology, 111 Hospital Drive, Tarboro, NC 27886.
Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.