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James Baker, Jr.

November 6, 1952 ~ September 12, 2022 (age 69)
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James Baker, Jr., was born on November 6, 1952, to the late James and Earlee Baker, Sr. He received his formal education at Ralph Bunche in Woodbine, Georgia. James Baker, Jr., accepted Christ as his Savior and was united with First United Baptist Church. James Baker, Jr., was united in holy matrimony to Wonell Carreker in Brunswick, Georgia. In his leisure time, James enjoyed hunting, fishing, carpentry, sports, especially Super Bowl games, and eating low country boils. He was employed at Brunswick Cellulose as a warehouse loader for 34 years.

God decided that it was time to bring his child home to get his reward on September 12, 2022. James was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Glenda Baker, one son, Shaun Eric Baker, and one brother, Greg Baker.

He leaves to cherish his memories: his loving wife, Wonell Baker; children, Phillip (Phyllis) Plyes, Gregory Adams, both of Waverly, GA, Gerald (Susan) Baker of Brunswick, GA, Khrystion FuQua’ of California, Yahmeschico (James) Owens of New York, Jamie (Terence) Thomas of Atlanta, GA, LaShonda Baker of Brunswick, GA, and Jacara Baker of Augusta, GA; extended family-in-love, Tonia (Luster) Montgomery of Atlanta, GA, Amy Brown, Grayling Carreker, LaQuambia Cliette, James Tyler of Brunswick, GA, and Tyrome Green of Brunswick, GA; sister, Glade Sallis of Darien, GA; three brothers, Joe Baker, Dennis(Carolyn) Baker of Waverly, GA, and Clyde (Paulette) Baker of Florida; and a host of grandchildren, great- grandchildren, aunts, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
September 16, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Martin Funeral Home & Cremation Service
2005 G Street
Brunswick, GA 31520

Funeral Service
Saturday
September 17, 2022

1:00 PM
Golden Isles Christian Church
1940 Old Jesup Road
Brunswick, GA 31525

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