James Elliott Baker December 18, 1949 – April 9, 2017

Filed under: Obituaries |

James Elliott Baker, age 67, was born in Dallas, Texas, on December 18, 1949, the son of Dorothy Irene (Gathings) and Grady Earl Baker. Jimmy passed away surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

He is predeceased by his wife of 47 years, Linda Sue Baker in 2016.

Mr. Baker is survived by his children, Jennifer Kitchens and her husband, Joseph, Andy Baker, and Julie Kitchens; grandchildren, Jocelyn Kitchens, Jordan Kitchens, Joseph Kitchens, Jr., Jonah Kitchens, Jacob Kitchens, Savannah Baker, Madison Baker, Justin Kitchens and Kennedy Baker; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation is 6-8 pm, Thursday, April 13, 2017, at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville.

Funeral services are 1:00 pm, Friday, April 14, 2017, at Oak Crest Baptist Church in Midlothian, Texas.

Interment will follow at Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Texas.