Johnny Baker, 61, Mt. Juliet, died Tuesday, Aug. 28.Baker attended Calvary Assembly of God. He was employed in the maintenance department of Cloverbottom Developmental Center for several years. He was preceded in death by his parents, William H. and Geraldine Haddock Baker, and his brothers, William Baker, Robert Baker and Jimmy Baker and his sisters Nancy Lambert and Ann Morefield.
He is survived by: wife of 40 years, Nona “Cricket” Baker; daughter, Sherrie (Jeremy) Pearson; sister, Peggy (Steve) Baker-Crawford; grandchildren, Lauren (Jason) Clifton, Preston Pearson, and Peyton James Pearson; nieces and nephews, Sharon and Christina Lambert; Billy Crawford, Johnny, Jeffery, Paul and Bobby Lambert, and Kenneth Zumwalt.
Funeral services were conducted Friday, Aug. 31 at Bond Memorial Chapel with William Wiley officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Steve and Billy Crawford, Joe Hurt, Johnny and Jeffery Lambert, and Jeremy Pearson.
Visitation was Wednesday and Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.