Graveside services for L.D. "Cowboy" Baker, Jr., 82, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012 at Adams Cemetery, near Carthage, Texas.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Thursday, at the graveside.
Mr. Baker entered into rest Feb. 5, 2012 in Sibley. He was a longtime rancher and resident of Carthage, Texas most of his life.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lovie Dewey Baker; mother, Thelma Barnett; sisters, Kelly Baker Yount and Juanita Baker Walker; brothers, James A. Baker and Charles Daniel Baker; and sister, Vesta Mae Baker Creech.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Hodges Baker; son, Lovie Dale Baker; daughter, Nina Sue Baker; stepsons, Steve McFarland, Doug McFarland, Jacob Hodges and Dr. James Hodges; stepdaughters, Rhonda McFarland and Rhonda Hodges; special grandson, Tony Savanstano; numerous nieces, nephews and grandchildren.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.