October 5, 2012
SOUTHAVEN — S.D. Baker, 73, died Oct. 2, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital—DeSoto. Services are today at 11 a.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church. Burial will follow in Rose HIll Cemetery in Sardis. Twin Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Baker was born April 10, 1939, to the late Shuford Dean Baker and Marjorie Tidwell Baker Ramsey. He was a member of the Lowndes County Wildlife Federation for over 30 years. He was a veteran of the National Guard and a member of Sardis United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Emma Baker of Southaven; son, Scott Baker of Southaven; daughter, Melanie Baker Jolly of Southaven; and two grandchildren.