Sherman C. Baker, age 85, of Speedwell passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021. He was a member of Flat Hollow Church of God, retired Civil Service employee and United States Army Veteran. Preceded in death by son: Jerry W. Baker, daughter: Anita Baker, parents: Bill and Alma LaMarr Baker, brother: Floyd Baker, son-in-law: Stephen Sauers.

Survived by:

Daughter: Becky Traub and husband Richard

Sons: Danny Baker, Sherman Baker and wife Gerri, Stephen Baker and Jeff Baker and wife Kim

Brother: William Baker

15 Grandchildren

Several Great-Grandchildren

Several nieces and nephews

Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Friday, November 5 at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 7 PM Cross-Smith Chapel, Rev. Dale Baker officiating. Family and friends will meet at Cross-Smith Funeral Home Saturday, 10 AM and proceed to Carr-LaMarr Cemetery for 11 AM Interment.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home