Miss Alice Alberta Baker, age 95, passed away peacefully Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was born April 5, 1918 to the late Roy Neiceman and Mary Lucy Shoulars Baker. Miss Baker was one of fourteen children. She was born in Rich Square, a native of Northampton County she devoted her life to the family farm in Kelford. Miss Baker was known for her hard work and honesty to everyone, living most of her life with a plow in her hands. She was a member of Sandy Run Baptist Church in Roxobel, NC with a great love for gospel music. Miss Baker was a loving caregiver to her parents in their later years. She loved to crochet, enjoyed quilt making, embroidering and was a great cook. Miss Baker was known for her love for her family and was a wonderful sister to all her siblings. She will forever be remembered for her hard work and love to her family.
Along with her parents, Miss Baker is preceded in death by two sisters, Beaulah White and Clara Showalter, and three brothers; Frank, Edward and Sam Baker.
Survivors include six sisters; Dorothy and Lake Baker, Frances McCarthy, Faye Fulton and husband, Arthur all of Kelford, Helen Robbins and husband Carlton of Clarksville, TN, and Winford Williford and husband Kenneth of Vale, NC, two brothers, Rev. Robert Earl Baker of Cobbs Creek, VA and Jerry Baker and wife Pat of Kelford.