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Garry Lewis Baker, age 41, of Burnside, Kentucky, passed from this life on Saturday, February 24, 2018.
He was born on March 16, 1976 in Lexington, Kentucky, the son of Gary V. Baker of Burnside and Kathy Croucher Baker of Daytona Beach, Florida.
Garry was a mechanist and worked at TTAI as a team leader. He liked to go four-wheeling, hunting, fishing and being outdoors. He enjoyed spending time with his family but most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his kids. Garry was of the Baptist faith and a graduate of Southwestern High School Class of 1994.
He is survived by his parents, his sons; Noah Baker and Paul Baker, both of Burnside, daughter; Emily Baker of Burnside, his fiancé; Jodi Whitson of Burnside, sister; Amanda (Allen) Lewis of Wayne Co., step-sons; Clayton Sexton and Luke Sexton, both of Burnside, aunts; Evelyn Collingsworth of Dayton Beach, Florida, Wilma (Dudley) Newby of Versailles, Kentucky, Gail Soles of South Carolina and Karla Britton of Daytona Beach, Florida, uncles; Bobby Gene (Regina) Baker of Somerset, Danny (Brenda) Croucher of London, Kentucky and Keith (Delane) Hobson of Daytona Beach, Florida, nieces; Riley Lewis, Kaitlyn Holloway, Martina Cummings, Morgan Coffey and Megan Coffey, nephews; Mason Lewis and Chris Holloway. He is also survived by numerous cousins and several close friends. Garry will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents; Robert and Ollie Baker and his maternal grandparents; Homer and Betty Hobson and a step-daughter; Abby Whitson.
Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with funeral services to be held at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Bro. Perry Dobbs officiating.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Travis Smith, Ronnie Newby, Mark Lay, Little Travis Smith, Noah Baker, Paul Baker, Jamie Wallace, Rodney Head and Shawn Duncil.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the Garry Baker Memorial Fund, C/O Southern Oaks Funeral Home, 2110 W. Hwy. 914, Somerset, Kentucky, 42503.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Garry Lewis Baker.