Charles Theophlis Baker, Jr., 87, died in the comfort of his beloved home on Sunday. He was son of the late Charles and Rose Grubb Baker. He grew up in Sweetwater, Tennesse before moving to Asheboro, Middlesex, & Zebulon. He served in WWII & was a retiree of Pajama Craft in Middlesex. He loved family, gardening, & UNC Basketball. He was also preceded in death by Sisters, Charlotte Voncannon, Marjorie Baker, & Judy Davis.
He is survived by Daughters, Yvonne Perry of Macon, N.C. & Debra Medlin of Littleton, N.C. Sister, Betty Burrow & Brother, Steve Baker both of Asheboro, N.C. Grandchildren, Carly Perry-Dunlevy & husband Bruce, Andrew Ledford & wife Vickie, Wesley Brown, Clayton Brown & wife Jennifer. Great Grandchildren, Odin Brown, Jessica Ledford, Allison Ledford.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Hopkins Chapel Baptist Church.
Visitation will be 2 pm, Monday, with Memorial funeral service to follow at 3 pm at Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net