Cover photo for Hugh Garland Baker's Obituary
Hugh Garland Baker Profile Photo
1922 Hugh 2017

Hugh Garland Baker

September 19, 1922 — January 23, 2017

      Mr. Hugh Garland Baker passed away Monday, January 23, 2017, in Horizon Medical Center in Dickson, TN. Mr. Baker was born on September 19, 1922, in Erin, TN to John Henry and Lucy Bell Brooks Baker. He was married to Margaret Irene Patterson on May 15, 1947 for 65 years. He was the loving father of Barbara (Marko) and the proud grandfather of Adam and Mindy Winters.      He was a World War II Army Veteran and retired from General Motors Fleetwood Cadillac Plant in Detroit, Michigan, where he worked for 30 years.     He was a member of the First Baptist Church in McEwen, TN and a former member and deacon of Ambassador Baptist Church in Allen Park, Michigan. He was also a member of the United Auto Workers Union.     Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, January 25, 2017, from 3-9 p.m., and Thursday, January 26, 2017, from 9 a.m. until funeral service time at 11 a.m., at the Luff-Bowen Funeral Home in McEwen, TN. Dr. Adam G. Winters and Dr. Mike Blankeship will be officiating the service. Interment will follow in the Cedar Hill Cemetery in Erin, TN, with military honors.Survivors include:Daughter: Barbara Winters (Marko), Camden, TN3 Sisters: Pauline Hutchens, Lincoln Park, MIShirley Haneline, Erin, TNJeanette Kellogg, LaVergne, TN2 Grandchildren: Adam Winters, Louisville, KYAminda "Mindy" Winters, Camden, TNNumerous Nieces, Nephews, and CousinsPreceded in death by wife: Margaret Irene Patterson BakerParents: Johnie and Lucy BakerBrother: H. H. "Bub" Baker6 Sisters: Donie Clark, Earline McMillan, Ruby Parchman, Lettie Baker, Effie Haneline, and Imogene SchrockLUFF-BOWEN FUNERAL HOMERita G. Oliphant, Funeral Director9729 Hwy. 70 EastMcEwen, TN 37101Telephone 931-582-6271Obituary Line 931-296-3500
To order memorial trees in memory of Hugh Garland Baker, please visit our tree store.

Visits: 4

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree