Theresa Lynn Baker, age 49 of Huntington, WV, passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at Hospice of Huntington. She was born on May 1, 1963 in Cleveland, OH, the daughter of Wilda Mae Warner Cook of Harrisonburg, VA and the late Arnold Lester “Tinker” Cook. Theresa married Johnny Ray Baker, who lives in Huntington. She was a graduate of Circleville High School, was a Methodist by faith and was a Tow Truck Driver for Baker Towing.
In addition to her mother and husband, Theresa is survived by: a daughter, Janice Faye Watson of Grayson, KY; 3 sons, Davie Lester Baker of Huntington, Philip Ray Baker of Newkent, VA, Kevin Roy Baker of Huntington; 2 sisters, Debbie Newcomb and husband John of Harrisonburg, Melissa Cook of Harrisonburg; a half sister, April Cook of Petersburg, WV; a brother, Robert Cook and wife Angie of Brandywine, WV; a half brother, Wesley Cook of Franklin, WV; and 5 grandchildren. In addition to her father, Theresa was preceded in death by a daughter, Jennifer Lynn.
A Celebration of Life will be conducted by Rev. Randy Miller on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of the Basagic Funeral Home, Franklin. Interment will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Franklin.