Baker, David Ira

176202632_1.jpgPRINCETON — David Ira Baker, 46, of 1017 Princeton Avenue in
Princeton, formerly of Matoaka, died Monday, June 23, 2008 at his
residence. Born September 15, 1961 in Pittsburgh, Pa., he was the
son of the late Earl Lewis and Lucille White Baker. He was a
retired carpenter and was a member of the First Church of the
Nazarene in Bluefield.In addition to his parents, one brother,
Daniel E. Baker preceded him in death.Survivors include three
daughters, Lori Mullis Akers and husband Robert of Princeton, Anita
Mullis and fiancé James Linkous of Bluefield, and Tameka
Mullis Harper and husband Thomas of Princeton; eight grandchildren,
Eric Harper, Alexis Smith, Makayla Smith, Dylon Harper, Ethan
Akers, Evan Akers, Gavin Mullis and Kyleigh Mullis; one sister,
Darlene Baker Thomas of Princeton; maternal grandfather, Bill
Helsel of Princeton; the love of his life and longtime companion,
Martha Mullis of Princeton; nieces and nephews, Tabitha Thomas,
Tony Thomas, Troy Thomas and Mya Thomas.Funeral services will be
conducted at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, 2008 (today) at the
George W. Seaver Chapel of Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton with
Pastor Harold Massey officiating. Friends may call at the funeral
home from 6:00 p.m. until the service hour today. Graveside
services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, June 26, 2008
at the Danieley and Baker Cemetery on the Brickyard Road in
Princeton with Pastor Harold Massey and the Rev. Gary Lyons
officiating. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Those
attending the graveside service are asked to meet at the funeral by
10:30 a.m. on Thursday.Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton is serving
the Baker family.To leave personal condolences online, visit

Published in the Bluefield Daily Telegraph from 6/25/2008 –

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