Edward "Ray" Baker, 75, of Laurens, SC was called home Thursday, April 15, 2021. He was the son of the late Edward Eugene & and Sally Edna Baker.
Ray is survived by his loving wife, Faye Lell Baker; sons, Tim Baker (Amy), Shane Baker (Lee Ann), Jamie Baker, Ray Baker Jr., Richard Gaskins; grandchildren, Madison Baker, Logan Baker, Karli Baker, Caleb Baker, Klair Baker, BJ Whisnant, McRae Naayers, Courtney Lovett, Tracy Gaskins, Richard Gaskins; two great grandchildren, Malachai Lovett and Aerabeth Naayers; siblings, Ronnie Baker, Carolyn Altman, Terry Baker, Mae Kaylor, Jean Yates.
In addition to his parents Ray was preceded in death by his siblings, Floyd Baker, Onie Denning, Robin Baker; a grandchild, Kristina Lynn Baker.
An avid outdoorsman, Ray loved to hunt and fish. He was always there to offer to lend a hand and help others, and had a selfless work ethic. He loved his family very much.
The family will have a visitation for friends held at Palmetto Mortuary Monday, April 26, 2021 from 3:00pm - 4:00pm with a service to follow from 4:00pm - 5:00pm.