Edward Douglas Baker Jr., age 75 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 8:30 AM Saturday January 2, 2021 at his residence. Ed was born July 12, 1945 in Breathitt County, Kentucky and the son of the late Rev. Edward D. and Addie (Turner) Baker Sr.
He was retired from Brinks Security.
Ed loved playing the guitar and singing as well as fishing and getting together with his family.
In addition to his parents Ed was preceded in death by brothers Carl Baker, Clarence Baker and Charles Baker; sisters Wanda, Fannie Mae, Margie and Anna Ruth.
Ed is survived by his wife Cheryl (Garrett) Baker of Greenville. They were married May 29, 1988. Also children Troy Baker of Trotwood, Edward D. Baker III of Columbus, Ohio, Bobby Jewel of Dayton, Jason Perdue of Greenville, Jennette Westfall of Greenville and Jessica Foureman of Greenville; 9 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, sister Lucy Rink of Miamisburg, brother Ralph Baker of Florida as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be announced at a later date.
Arrangements by Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to Heartland Hospice.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.