Jean Baker of Allen, Texas passed away March 20, 2013 at the age of 84. She was born April 5, 1928 to James Stanley and Carrie Lee (Houx) Baker in Johnson County, Texas. Jean married Henry Oval Baker on March 26, 1960 in Dallas, Texas. She was a District Office Manager for the Southland Corporation in Dallas, Texas for 27 years. Jean was a member of Fellowship Bible Church in Plano, Texas.
She is survived by her children, Caroline Burks and husband Nickie of Anna, Texas and Stanley Lee Baker and wife Cheryl of Jacksonville, Florida; grandchildren, Henry Lee Baker, Opie Joseph Baker and Toni Jean Baker; great-grandchildren, Brianna Kristine Baker, Heather Diane Baker, Cody Lee Baker, Vinson Stanley Baker, Cheyenne Dakota Baker and Henry Baker; brother, Jesse Stanley Baker of Dangerfield, Texas.
Jean was preceded in death by her parents, James and Carrie Baker; husband, Henry Orval Baker; brother, Clody Baker;sisters, Addie Peugh, Jewel Harris and Lidhe Steed.
A funeral service will be held, 12:00 p.m., Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home Chapel in Allen, Texas with Dr. Raymond Horne officiating. Interment is to follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Friday evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.