Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Willie James Baker?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Willie's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Willie James Baker
November 3, 1935 ~ November 6, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old
3 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Willie's family - View on Tribute Wall
It is with deep and profound sympathy that we announce the transition of Mr. Willie James Baker who entered into rest November 6, 2023.
Mr. Baker a native of Hayneville, AL was a graduate of Hayneville Public School System. He retired from the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Survivors include two daughters, Felicia (Galvin) Thompson and Natashia (Troy) Canty; a chosen son, Jimmy (Vernell) Robinson; a sister, Leathia Baker Jenkins; sister-in-law, Carrie "Mildred" Simmons; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday, November 11, 2023 at Unity Missionary Baptist Church, Hayneville, Alabama with the Rev. Fletcher Fountain officiating. Interment will be in Hayneville Cemetery. Viewing will be held Friday at Bell Funeral Home (2228 Tuskeena Street, Hayneville, AL.)
Professional Services are under the care of G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary-North Augusta.