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Place of Service
Atwell Mountain United Church of God
Atwell Mountain near
Atwell, West Virginia

Time of Service
Saturday, 11 o'clock
July 28, 2012

Place of Visitation
Atwell Mountain United Church of God
Atwell Mountain near
Atwell, West Virginia

Time of Visitation
Friday, 6 to 11 p.m.
July 27, 2012

Deskins Cemetery
Atwell Mountain near
Atwell, West Virginia

Daris Baker - Iaeger Location

Oct. 24, 1941 - Jul. 26, 2012

Daris Baker
Daris Baker, 70, of Raysal, WV, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2012, in Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.
Daris was born in Yukon, WV, October 24, 1941, a son of the late Robert and Maude G. Watson Baker.  He was a retired coal miner.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Cowan, Ed, and Harold Baker, and one sister, Ruby Hall.
Survivors include three sons, Leonard Baker and wife Vickie of North Carolina, Kelvin R. Baker and wife Lillian of Raysal, and Stuart L. Baker and wife Ramona also of Raysal, WV; one daughter, Victoria C. Martin and husband Ray of Bentonville, VA; three brothers, Bobby Baker and wife Patty of Bluewell, WV, Gerald Baker and wife Janie of Bluefield, WV, and Michael Baker and wife Debbie of Lindside, WV; one sister, Yvonne Hamilton of Lindside, WV; and ten grandchildren, Glen Martin, Amy Martin, Kaitlin Baker, Bridgette Baker, Payton Baker, Aiden Baker, Morgan Baker, Robert Baker, Austin Hicks and Stuart Baker, Jr.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 11 o'clock with Reverend Melvin Muncy, Reverend Coy Baker, and Reverend Roger Hale, Sr. officiating at the Atwell Mountain United Church of God on Atwell Mountain.  Burial will follow in the Deskins Cemetery on Atwell Mountain near Atwell, WV.  Serving as pallbearers will be David Baker, D.C. Baker, Jerry Baker, Steven Hamilton, Tracy Baker, and Wayne Baker.
Friends may visit with the family at the Atwell Mountain United Church of God Friday evening, July 27, 2012 from 6 to 11 p.m.
Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger is assisting the Baker Family.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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  • Hazel Baker Hagerman
    Jul. 31, 2012

    Love and Prayers---thoughts are with the family----Hazel-Roger-Jacob

  • Jessica & Nicholas Baker
    Jul. 28, 2012

    Daris, you will be missed alot up here in Raysal..we love you & miss you:)

  • Kathy Lively-Hamilton
    Jul. 26, 2012

    So sorry for the family's loss.My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time.

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