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Nolan Dawson Baker

March 21, 1942 — April 10, 2022

Nolan Baker, age 80, of Malakoff, TX passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2022.

Nolan was born in Anderson County to Conard and Gladys Baker.

He was an avid fisherman, and enjoyed spending time in his garden and being just being outside. He loved his family, and cherished all the time he was able to spend with them, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father Conard Baker; mother Gladys Baker; wife Joyce Baker; brother Jack Baker; brother and sister-in-law Grady and Mae Baker; grandson Vance Baker; sister-in-law Bobbie Rogers; brother-in-law Roy Abbott and wife Vera.

He is survived by his daughter Thesa Alsobrook of Kansas City; son Grady Baker of Malakoff; grandchildren Bret Alsobrook of Kansas City, Taylor Baker and Joey Nemeth of Cayuga, Cooper Fine of Kansas City, Macy Everett of Rockwall; granddaughter-in-law Kathy Baker of Tool; great-grandchildren Ella, Wyatt, Kennedy, and Lance; brother-in-law Danny Abbott of Malakoff; brother-in-law Leamon Rogers of Malakoff; Vance's mother Shannon Baker, loved as family Kevin Airheart, Jerry Tilley, Casey Goodnight, Haley Melton, Jennifer Hughes, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Serving as pallbearers will be Drew Douglas, Todd Hustead, Hank Hustead, Golan Dickerson, Nick Bohannon, and Kelly Dodd. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Tilley, Danny Abbott, Leamon Rogers, Tony Tudor, Casey Goodnight, and Kevin Airheart

Visitation will be on Friday, April 15, 2022 from 5-7 PM at Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home, Malakoff. A graveside service will be Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 10 AM at Mankin Cemetery, Trinidad, TX.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, April 15, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home

403 E Royall Blvd, Malakoff, TX 75148

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Graveside Service

Saturday, April 16, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Mankin Cemetery


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