Sgt. Kyle Dillard Baker, 35, of Peyton, CO, formerly of Hooks, TX, died Sunday, December 19, 2010, in Peyton. He was born February 24, 1975, in Texarkana, TX. He was a United States Air Force veteran of the Afghanistan war, and was a Bronze Star recipient. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge and the First Presbyterian Church, Hooks, TX.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria Gailey Baker; three sons, Lane Baker, Chase Baker, and Rhett Baker; his parents, Dillard and Phyllis Baker; one brother and sister-in-law, Dale and Robin Baker; one grandmother, Polly Baker; one niece and two nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, December 23, 2010, at Myrtle Springs Baptist Church, Hooks, with the Revs. Michael Hardaway, Bruce Rux and Russell Wilkins officiating. Burial will follow in Myrtle Springs Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Wednesday, December 22, 2010, at Chapelwood Funeral Home, Nash, TX.