Baker, Franklin Otis

Baker, Franklin Otis

Male 1885 - 1975  (89 years)

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  • Name Baker, Franklin Otis  [1
    Born 11 Dec 1885  Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Mar 1975  Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I61505  Sackett
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2021 

    Family Butcher, Mary E. Opal,   b. 7 Apr 1994, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1968, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 5 Dec 1912  [3
    Children 
    +1. Baker, Norma Marceline,   b. 4 Dec 1926, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 2012, Cape Coral, Lee, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F25024  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Dec 1885 - Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Baker, Norma Marceline - 4 Dec 1926 - Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Mar 1975 - Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] Indiana, U.S., Marriages, 1810-2001, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Jan 2021.
      Name: Noel Agler
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 21
      Event Type: Marriage Registration (Marriage)
      Birth Date: 4 Sep 1927
      Birth Place: Berne, Indiana
      Marriage Date: 23 Sep 1948
      Marriage Place: Indiana, United States
      Residence Place: Berne, Indiana
      Father: Glenn Agler
      Mother: Elva Scoles
      Spouse: Norma Baker
      Page: 370
      FHL Film Number: 002322600

      Name: Norma Baker
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 22
      Event Type: Marriage Registration (Marriage)
      Birth Date: 4 Dec 1926
      Birth Place: Decatur, Indiana
      Marriage Date: 23 Sep 1948
      Marriage Place: Indiana, United States
      Residence Place: Bluffton, Indiana
      Father: Franklin O Baker
      Mother: Mary E Butcher
      Spouse: Noel Agler
      Page: 370
      FHL Film Number: 002322600

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 7 Jan 2021.
      Memorial ID 18692781
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18692781

      Franklin Otis Baker
      Birth 11 Dec 1885
      Adams County, Indiana, USA
      Death 29 Mar 1975 (aged 89)
      Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA
      Burial
      Decatur Cemetery
      Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA

      Decatur Daily Democrat, Adams Co, IN; Saturday March 29, 1975

      Franklin O. Baker, 89, a former resident of 342 North 11th St. , and retired Decatur General Electric Co. employe, died at 4:10 a.m. today at the Adams county memorial hospital, following an extended illness. Mr. Baker has been in critical condition for the past four weeks. He had resided at the Berne Nursing home for the past year.

      A member of the St. Mark's United Methodist Church , Mr. Baker was a lifelong resident of Decatur .

      Born in Decatur on Dec. 11, 1885, he was a son of Phillip and Nancy Kinsey-Baker, and was united in marriage to Opal Butcher on Christmas Day, 1912. She preceded him in death on Dec. 20, 1968.

      Survivors include one son, Otis F. Baker of Logansport; three daughters, Mrs. Evan (Eldora) Brady of Palm Bay, Fla.; Mrs. Stan (Edith) Kling of Decatur; Mrs. Neal (Norma) Agler of Berne; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Two sons, three sisters, and three brothers preceded him in death.

      Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Winteregg-Linn & Haggard funeral home, with Rev. Fuhrman Miller, Rev. Sylvester Martin and Rev. Earl Peer officiating. Burial will be in the Decatur cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 12 noon Monday.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [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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