Sheridan Baker, 79, of Marshall, died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, at Osmond Cemetery in St. Joe, Ark. Rev. Billy J. Lay will officiate. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Born Feb. 16, 1925, in Gilbert, Ark., he was the son of the late Adam Baker and Nettie Osborn Baker. He had lived in St. Joe, Ark., where he had farmed for many years. He had lived in Marshall for the past 25 years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Gilbert, Ark.
Survivors include three nephews, James Smith of Barnsdall, Okla., Louis Smith of the state of Texas, and Joe Bailey of Marshall; and two nieces, Verna Lee Gennings of Blue Springs and Judy Dehagen of Kansas City.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters.