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Sandra Baker

August 31, 1947 — November 21, 2020

Sandra Lee Baker, 73, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, November 21, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by family.  She was of the Baptist faith, and she was a member of Echoes of Mercy Baptist Church.             

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Baker; and parents, Vernon and Clara Crary, siblings, Terry Crary, Judy Parks; son, Dean Baker; and son-in-law, Tim Lewis.

She is survived by three children, Richard Beck and wife, Wendy of Cleveland, Susan Beck Lewis of Knoxville, and Marie Gorman of Vonore, TN; grandchildren, Savannah Lewis, Alex Lewis and husband, Dean, Cody Beck and wife, Abbey, David Eyler and wife, Keri, C.J. Beck, Heather Gorman, and Robert Gorman; great-grandchild, Brantley Eyler; sisters, Jackie Freeman, Donna Dwyer; and several nieces and nephews also survived.

A celebration of life service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Reverend Daniel White officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers include; Jamie Boles, Bobby Bolton, Mitchell Sims, Ben Lamb, Tyler Ingram, Anthony Cartwright, and serving as honorary pallbearer will be, Dean Hoare. A white dove release ceremony and the playing of bagpipes concluding the service. Due to the National Pandemic the service will be live streamed on Ralph Buckner Funeral Home Facebook Page.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, November 23, 2020 at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home. 

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Monday, November 23, 2020

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Celebration of Life

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

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