Obituary of Troy J. W. Baker
Funeral services for Troy J. W. Baker, age 75, of Roanoke, will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, October 1, 2021, at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Rev. Roger Florence officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Broughton.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, September 30th.
Mr. Baker died Saturday, September 25, 2021, at Tanner East Alabama, Wedowee.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda Anglin of Roanoke; three daughters, Ethel Jones of Heflin, Teresa Faye Mateo of Alexandria and Nona Faye Baker of Wedowee; two sons, J. W. Baker, Jr. of Wedowee and Timothy Baker of Roanoke; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be J. R. Jernigan, Anthony Brown, Chase Brown, David Patterson, Steve Arrington, and Kenneth Dale Patterson. Robert Paul Duke and William Wilkerson will serve as honorary pallbearers.
A Roanoke native, Mr. Baker was born November 9, 1945, the son of Elbert Jackson and Nancy Whaley Baker. He was a member of Rock Springs Christian Church and had retired from Cook’s Food in Ashland. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Jeremiah Baker and Christopher Troy Baker; and a brother, Joe Baker.