Oscar James 'O.J.'? Baker Jr.

Oscar James 'O.J.'? Baker Jr.

Served in the
Air Force
Oscar James 'O.J.'? Baker Jr. 77 passed away April 19 2007 in his home.

Born in Portsmouth VA he was the son of the late Marie Pierce and Oscar J. Baker Sr. He retired from VDOT Survey Section Suffolk District. O.J. was a former president of the Driver Ruritan Club former secretary of the Driver Volunteer Fire Department and former Superintendent of Sunday School choir member of Berea Christian Church and a member of Nansemond River Baptist Church.

O.J. is survived by his loving wife of 30 years Elizabeth Whedbee Baker; his children Bonnie Tim Swain of Suffolk Carol Dargert of Chesapeake Suzanne Colin Bird of Franklin Oscar James Baker III of Suffolk Terry Lynn Baker of FL; seven grandchildren; and a sister Eva Lee Rushing of Suffolk.

A funeral will be conducted Monday at 2:00 p.m. at Baker-Foster Funeral Home Bennett's Creek Chapel 5685 Lee Farm Lane by Rev. Tim Piland. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends Sunday from 3 to 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The family would like to give special thanks to Heartland Hospice and all the workers Dr. Charles Payne Dr. Sarala Krishnagiri Dr. J. Trad Wadsworth Dr. Joseph R. Newton and Speech Therapist Carla Bright at DePaul Hospital. Condolences may be registered at www.rwbakerfh.com.


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