Billye Jean Baker, 86, passed away Sept. 23, 2013, in a Mineral Wells hospital. She was born July 17, 1927, in Mineral Wells, the daughter of Albert and Bertha B. Sharp Hobbs. She married Richard Monroe Baker in 1946 in Weatherford. She worked at Resort Lodge as a nurse’s aide for 23 years.
She is survived by her children: Monty Baker, of Mineral Wells; Melba Barrett, and husband, Jack, of Santo; Randy Baker of Weatherford; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, in 1975, her parents and her daughter, Rhonda.
Condolences may be left at www.bcbfuneralhome.com.
Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home