Tony Lee Baker, age 48 of Pulaski, Va., died Monday, July 7, 2014. He was born Nov. 1, 1965 in Radford, Va., and is the son of Judy Eanes Baker and the late Larry Baker. Tony was a proud American Veteran having served in the United States Army, and most recently was employed by Phoenix Packaging Operations in Dublin, Va.
He is survived by his wife: Lillian Marie Edwards Baker of Pulaski, Va., daughters, Nichole Leeanne Baker of Pulaski, Va., and Rebecca “Becky” Ratcliffe and her husband Charles of Pulaski, Va.: a sister, Patricia Arnold of Pulaski, Va.; mother, Judy Eanes Baker of Pulaski, Va.; two grandchildren, Blake Ratcliffe and Bronson Ratcliffe of Pulaski, Va.; nieces, Michelle Lovell and her husband, Brandon, of Pilot, Va., and Breana Arnold of Pulaski, Va. He leaves behind a very special uncle, Clarence Eanes and two very special friends, Ronnie Turpin and Jimmy Grimmett.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 14 at 2 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home with the Revs. Carson Linkous and Dale Akers officiating. Interment will follow in the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery with full military honors.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, July 13 from 6 until 8 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.seaglefuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski, Va., 540-980-1700.