Bedford – Carole R. Baker, 85, of Bedford, died at 7:51 am on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Westview Nursing and Rehab. in Bedford.
Born December 16, 1932, she was the daughter of Floyd and Sarah Elizabeth (Wright) Flynn. She married Arthur Ishmael Baker in 1950 and he preceded her in death on June 13, 2003. She was co-owner of Midwest Metal Spinning and later a home care nurse. She was of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors include a son, Steve Baker and wife, Belynda, of Bedford; five grandchildren, Lance Baker, Landon Baker and wife, Tatum, Breanna Baker, Tyler Baker, Justin Baker and wife, Cami; great grandchildren, Braden Baker, Lila Baker, Emmy Baker, Brayden Patton, and Whitney Baker; a sister, Elma Louise Flynn Page, of Springville; a brother, Robert Dale Flynn, of Peru, IN; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, Wayne Jeffrey Baker; four sisters, Rubia Irene Flynn, Madeline Flynn Thompson, Helen Gertrude Flynn Jones, and Betty Joanne Flynn Veatch; four brothers, Bennie Joseph Flynn, Harold William Flynn, George Edgar Flynn, and Darrell Eugene Flynn.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Thursday, March 8th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Rev. Bob Phillips and Keith Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, March 7th at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.