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Don Edward Baker, 34
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Don Edward Baker, 34, of McMinnville, died Sunday, Feb. 5 in Spencer.
Mr. Baker was born in Giles County on Sept. 25, 1982 to Don Robert Baker and Ruby Ann Tindell.
Survivors include his parents, brother, J.C. Baker, three sisters, Melinda Santizo of Mississippi, Christie Mills of California, Terrie Joe Powers of Florida; stepsister, Patricia McDaniel; stepbrother, Brian Tindell; niece, Salena Calzadilla; nephews, Travis Calzadilla, Joseph Baker, Alex Santizo, Juan Santizo, Miguel Santizo, Samuel Santizo, girlfriend and best friend Sarah Young of McMinnville, and sadly missed by his extended family Mike and Shelia Young and children.
Don was a loving and caring son, brother, boyfriend and nephew. He believed family was the most important thing beside God. God came first in his life. He loved playing with his nephews and Facebook videoing with them. Bro. Paul Moore and Westwood Church of Christ had helped bring Don closer to the Lord. John 15:13-Greater love hath no man than this: that a man lay down his life for his friends.
Funeral service will be held at Thurman Funeral Home, Thursday, Feb. 9 at 11 a.m. with Richard O’Connor officiating.
Interment will follow at Robinson Chapel Cemetery. Family will receive friends at Thurman Funeral Home on Thursday from 10 a.m. till time of service at 11 a.m.