Scott Allen Baker, age 42, of Harrisburg, passed away at 4:57 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Scott was born Aug. 21, 1970, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to the late Richard Baker Jr. and Beverly Jean (Markstahler) Baker. On Aug. 20, 1991, he married Letha Goolsby and she survives. Scott was an evangelist. He was a member of the AWCF.
Surviving family members include his wife, Letha Baker of Harrisburg; daughter, Brittney Rose Baker; daughter, Makayla Jo Baker; son, Zack Tyler Baker; son, James William Baker; daughter, Kelly Nichole Baker; son, Brandon Lee Baker – all of Harrisburg; nephew, Dale Baker; brother, Dale Baker Sr.; sister, Linda Baker of Harrisburg; and half sister, Stephanie of St. Joseph.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Brother Ron Walls will officiate. Burial will follow in Butler Cemetery south of Harrisburg. Visitation is from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Reed Funeral Chapel.
The family prefers that memorial contributions be made to offset funeral expenses and made payable to Reed Funeral Chapel. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family through the obituary page of www.reedfuneralchapel.com