- Ada, Oklahoma


March 31, 2014

Lois Baker

Ada —

   Services for Lydia Lois Baker, 86, of Ada are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Francis.

   Mrs. Baker died Thursday, March 27, 2014, at an Ada hospital.

   She was born June 10, 1927, in Purcell to Robert Leo and Era Lavada Fountain West. She attended Francis grade school and graduated from Francis High School.

   She married Aubrey Baker on July 9, 1945. He preceded her in death on Jan. 30, 2000.

   Mrs. Baker was a beautician and operated a beauty shop in Francis until her retirement. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventists.

   Survivors include a son, Jimmy Baker and his wife, Judy, of Ada; a daughter, Beverly Witman of Oklahoma City; three grandchildren, Jimmy Baker Jr., Kelley Walker and Tammy Harbolt; five great-grandchildren, Jacob Ray Baker, Megan Francise Allison, Ann Alaura Trisle, Dannin Lee Tauber and Leandra Grace Cearley; a brother, R.L. West of Byng; and three sisters, Joy Geno of Harrah, Virgie Davis of Ada and Shirley Hill of Oklahoma City.

   She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; an infant son, Ronald Aubrey Baker, in 1949; and a brother, Joe West.

   Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to

   Criswell Funeral Home, Ada

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