James W. Baker, 62, of Taylorville, passed away at 9:54 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at his residence.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Beecher City Cemetery with the Rev. Dennis Warner officiating. Arrangements are by Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Beecher City. Online condolences may be left at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.
He was born July 16, 1951, in Effingham, the son of Charles and Ruby (Carlisle) Baker. He was baptized at Beecher City Church of Christ and employed at Sloan Implement in Assumption.
Surviving are his sister, Neleta Shaw of Effingham; stepdaughter, Jessica White of Taylorville; and two stepgrandsons.
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