Sarah Nell Ray Baker

Sarah Nell Ray Baker, 76, departed this life on March 1, 2021, at her home. She was born April 16, 1944, in Crenshaw, Mississippi, to Archie Y. Sr. and Mary Jane Taylor Ray.

Sarah loved the Lord and attended Olive Missionary Baptist Church in Hardin. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, bowling, and spending time with her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Gerald William Baker; her parents; and two sisters, Faye Gayden and Betty Croft.

Sarah is survived by two sons, Preston Baker (Loretta) of Corbin and Dwayne Pharis (Kristie) of Turrell, Arkansas; two daughters, Blenda Owen of Murray and Nora Wilson (Ralph) of Benton; one brother, Archie Ray, Jr. of Marion, Arkansas; one sister, Fran Hardin of Southaven, Mississippi; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Interment followed the service in Tyronza Cemetery, Tyronza, Arkansas.

Arrangements were under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Marked Tree, Arkansas.