Family: Baker, Franklin Otis / Butcher, Mary E. Opal (F25024)

m. 5 Dec 1912


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  • Baker, Franklin OtisFather | Male
    Baker, Franklin Otis

    Born  11 Dec 1885  Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Mar 1975  Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  5 Dec 1912  [1]   
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    Butcher, Mary E. OpalMother | Female
    Butcher, Mary E. Opal

    Born  7 Apr 1994  Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Dec 1968  Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Baker, Norma MarcelineChild 1 | Female
    + Baker, Norma Marceline

    Born  4 Dec 1926  Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Dec 2012  Cape Coral, Lee, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Living | F4182 
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    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 7 Jan 2021.
      M E Opal Butcher Baker
      Birth 7 Apr 1894
      Jay County, Indiana, USA
      Death 20 Dec 1968 (aged 74)
      Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA
      Burial
      Decatur Cemetery
      Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA

      Decatur Daily Democrat, Adams Co, IN; Saturday, December 21, 1968

      MRS. OPAL BAKER DIES AT HOSPITAL

      Mrs. Opal Baker, 74, wife of Franklin O. Baker of 342 North 11th street, died at 1:51 p.m. Friday at the Adams county memorial hospital, where she had been a patient three weeks.

      Born in Jay county April 7, 1894, she was a daughter of A. C. and Eldora Johnson-Butcher, and was married to Franklin O. Baker Dec. 5, 1912.

      Mrs. Baker was a member of St. Mark's United Methodist church and the W. S. C. S. of the church.

      Surviving are her husband; one son, Otis F. Baker of Logansport; three daughters, Mrs. Evan (Eldora I.) Brady of Palm Bay, Fla., Mrs. Stan (Edith) Kling of Decatur, and Mrs. Noel (Norma) Agler of Berne; two sisters, Mrs. Evelyn Roop of Decatur, and Mrs. Hubert (Beatrice) Gilpin of Decatur; four brothers, Morris Butcher of Brownsville, Tex., Lewis and Robert Butcher, both of Decatur and Maynard Butcher of Seattle; and eight grandchildren. Two sons and one sister are deceased.

      Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Winteregg-Linn funeral home, with Rev. Fuhrman Miller, Rev. Donald Kime and Rev. Sylvester Martin officiating. Burial will be in the Decatur cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 p.m. today until time of the services.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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