J.C. Baker, an 81-year-old former Mercer resident, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cameron.
Military graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 25, 2011 at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville. The body is at Slater Funeral Home in Trenton.
Mr. Baker was born Aug. 4, 1929 in Glendale, AZ, the son of E.J. and Emma Johnson Baker. He was a