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Weldon Lee Baker Jr, 65, Cumberland County, KY (1956-2021)

Weldon Lee Baker Jr, age 65, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021 at his residence.

Weldon was born on January 09, 1956 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Weldon Lee Baker Sr and Hellen Gray Baker. He was an oil well driller, enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time with his grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Ricky Baker.

Survivors include:

His companion - Barbara Jean Cross of Burkesville, KY

One son - Weldon Lee Baker, III (Lois) of Burkesville, KY

One grandson - Ricky Lee Baker of Burkesville, KY

Three grandchildren - Zoey Ann Baker, Kameri Lee Baker and Ricky Lee Baker, Jr, all of Burkesville, KY and a host of nieces, nephews and friends

Funeral Service: Friday, December 31, 2021 at 11amCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St, Burkesville, KY with burial in Irish Bottom Cemetery. Family requests visitation on Thursday, December 30, 2021 from 4-9.

Pallbearers: Caleb Finley, Terry Vibbert, Chad Stockton, Nathan Stockton, Kenny Cross, Chase Bowling and Ricky Baker.

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Weldon Lee Baker Jr, 65, Burkesville, KY

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