Mrs. Martha Faye Mullins Baker, age 73 of Brodhead, Kentucky passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at her home with family by her side.
Faye entered into this life on May 20, 1937 in Three Links, Kentucky the daughter of Wallace and Dora Phillips Mullins, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a vista volunteer, owned her own business for several years and actively served her community. Faye loved her family and spending time with family friends. She was united in marriage on May 29, 1954 to Earl Baker, and they shared 56 wonderful years together; and to this union came a daughter to richly bless their home. Faye was a member of the Livingston Pentecostal Church; and will be remembered, for her love of, reading, baking, community activities and sewing.
Faye will be lovingly remembered by her daughter: Louise Fletcher and her husband Charles of Brodhead, Kentucky; three grandchildren: Earline Martha Mishell Young and her husband Virgil of Climax, Kentucky, Dianna Kenya Roberts and her husband Allen of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky, and Herman Joseph Sparks and his wife Becky of Brodhead, Kentucky; five great grandchildren: Alan Young, Adam Young, Nichole Roberts, Allen Downs, and Brent Downs; one brother: Kenneth Edward Mullins and his wife Faye of Paint Lick, Kentucky; one sister: Pauline Webb of Punta Gorda, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors.
She is preceded in death by her husband: Earl Baker; her parents: Wallace and Dora Phillips Mullins; her brother: William Lee Mullins; her sister Mary Lou Cook; and a son-in-law: Jerry Sparks.
Funeral services for Mrs. Martha Faye Baker will be conducted on Monday, April 18, 2011 at 11am at the Livingston Pentecostal Church with Bros. Jim Miller and Dennis Doan officiating. Interment will follow in the Johnetta Cemetery.
Visitation for Mrs. Martha Faye Baker will be held on Sunday, April 17, 2011 from 6-9pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals.
Casket bearers are: Virgil Young, Alan and Adam Young, Stephen Howerton, Allen Roberts, and Tim VanWinkle.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Faye Baker can be made to Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Dr., Berea, KY 40403, the Faye Baker Burial Fund, P.O. Box 658 Brodhead, KY 40409 or the Johnetta Cemetery Fund.