Martha J. Baker


Martha J. Baker, 84, of Jonesville, passed from this life at 6:02 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, at Seymour Crossing.

Mrs. Baker was a homemaker and a member of Walker Chapel.

The funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with the Rev. Roy Hendershot officiating.

Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to time of service Tuesday.

Burial will be at McKinney Cemetery in Brown County.

Online condolences and special memories may sent to the Baker family at

Born in Columbus, March 16, 1931, Mrs. Baker was the daughter of Charles Oscar and Lelia Goldie Ault McKinney.

Survivors include her children, Kathy (Terry) Barnhart and Steve Baker both of Jonesville; sisters, Alberta Hendrickson and Jean Boas both of Columbus; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Ronnie Baker; brothers, Russell, Francis and Carl McKinney; half-brother, Ralph Lawless; sister, Liz Perry; and a granddaughter, Rhiannon Baker.