Funeral services for Bessie Jane Baker, 95, of Dodge City are at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, at New Prospect Baptist Church, Ray Ponder and Kenneth Shelton officiating, with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation is from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Hanceville Funeral Home and from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Mrs. Baker passed away Friday, Feb. 2.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Claude and Leola Murray; her husband, Harold J. Baker; brothers, Jess Murray and Bernard Murray; and sisters, Beulah Abbott, Frances Abbott and Faye Hollis.
She is survived by her son, Hugh C. (Wanda) Shelton Sr.; daughters, Judy (Ray) Ponder and Sherry (Kenneth) Shelton; grandchildren, Marlene (Bruce) Parker, Hugh (Amy) Shelton Jr., Angela (Derrick) Woodall, Brian (Devan) Ponder, Tiffany (Justin) McClendon, Kayla Shelton and Kenny Shelton; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Jean Polston; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Published on February 2, 2018