John Scott Baker

June 23, 1968 - April 14, 2019
John Scott Baker

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John Scott Baker, 50, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital.

He was born June 23, 1968, a son of the late William Dorsey Baker Sr. and Esther Ilean Workman Fox. John had a big heart and was always willing to help those in need. He had a passion for motorcycles.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, William Dorsey Baker II.

John is survived by his three children, Ariana Baker, Leah Baker and Devin Woodburn; seven siblings, David (Cathie) Baker of Citrus Heights, CA, Maggie Lightner of Moundsville, Rhonda Smith of Colorado Springs, CO, Alicia (Larry) McClintock of Glen Dale, Tania (Kent) Simms of Cottonwood, AZ, Ronnie (Lisa) Kleineke of Mingo Junction, OH and Kelly (Bubba) Martin of Steubenville, OH and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

A memorial service will be held Monday, April 22, 2019 at 6 pm at Cornerstone Church of God, on First Street and Poplar Ave., Moundsville, with Pastor Ron Wilfong officiating.

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  • April 17, 2019
    Vicky Krupnik says:
    I'm so sorry for your loss Maggie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • April 17, 2019
    Mr mrs Terry Glover lit a candle:
    Lit since April 17, 2019 at 4:50:18 AM

  • April 17, 2019
    Jeannie Edwards Luff says:
    So Sorry for your loss. John was definitely one of a kind with a huge heart. FLY HIGH ANGEL

  • April 17, 2019
    Glenda Sells lit a candle:
    Lit since April 17, 2019 at 4:06:16 PM

  • April 20, 2019
    Elizabeth (Barlow) Vetanze says:
    My heart sinks. I still loved and missed RIP John. I never forget that he and I grew up as childhood. He made me laughing a lot. He no longer suffers pain in his heaven. Thought and Prayer of his families.