Charles  Baker

Obituary of Charles LeGrand Baker

Charles LeGrand Baker, 80, died Friday, November 6, 2020, at the home of his sister. Born in Sumter, he was a son of the late William Clyde Baker and Minnie Inez Mathis Burwood. Mr. Baker was a member of Green Acres Assembly of God Church and was a retired textile worker. He loved flying. He was a very good handyman and was considered a “jack of all trades”. Surviving are his daughter, Cheryl Lynne Baker of Hartsville; a sister, Sylvia Eloise Floyd of Sumter; one grandchild, Susan Michelle Kalpakci of Fountain Inn, SC; three great-grandchildren, Christian, Yasemin, Ada; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Moore and Ruth Floyd. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Green Acres Assembly of God Church, 537 Lewis Road, Sumter, SC 29154 or to the Salvation Army, P. O. Box 2229, Sumter, SC 29151. Online condolences may be sent to Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.