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Linda Lee (Thornton) Baker

June 8, 1945 ~ May 12, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Linda Baker Obituary


LINDA LEE (THORNTON) BAKER, age 77 of Clanton, passed away on May 12, 2023 at the Health Center at Buck Creek in Alabaster, AL. She was born in Birmingham, AL on June 8, 1945; the daughter of the late Stanley Earl Thornton and the late Mary Lee Marcus Thornton.

Linda loved her family dearly, especially her children and grandchildren. She used to enjoy going shopping and spending time with her mother and would become a loving and devoted caregiver to her in her final years while also being a caregiver to her own husband at the same time. In her spare time, she enjoyed being outdoors and fishing.

She is survived by: Daughter, Belinda (Jimmy) Robertson of Liberty, TN; Daughter, Mary Alice (Robert) Scruggs of Clanton; Grandchildren: Ken Foster, Trista Lynch, Jill Lollar, Joy Connell, Timmy Scruggs, and Jimmy Robertson; 11 Great Grandchildren; Sister, Barbara (Richard) Williams of Verbena; Sister, Sharon (Randy) Baygents of Tuscaloosa; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

She is preceded in death by: Parents, Earl and Mary Lee Thornton; and Brother, Timmy Thornton.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 15, 2023 from 6-8pm at Ellison Memorial Funeral Home in Clanton.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at 11:00am from the Chapel of Ellison Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. J. Aaron Ellison officiating.

Burial will follow in the Martin Memorial Cemetery in Clanton, AL.

Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.


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May 15, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ellison Memorial Funeral Home
1709 Lay Dam Road
Clanton, AL 35045

Funeral Service
May 16, 2023

11:00 AM
Ellison Memorial Funeral Home
1709 Lay Dam Road
Clanton, AL 35045

Interment following funeral service
May 16, 2023

Martin Memorial Cemetery
Yellowleaf Road
Clanton, AL 35045


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