Dec 2013
Gregory Ray Baker
  • 65 years old
  • Date of birth: Mar 1, 1948
  • Date of passing: Feb 15, 2014
Let the memory of Gregory be with us forever

Gregory “Gregg” Ray Baker, 65, a resident of Creedmoor passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014 at UNC Hosptial in Chapel Hill, NC.

A native of Goshen, Indiana, the son of the late Raymond and Orpha Kauffman Baker. He was of the Baptist faith and retired as a computer programmer with IBM.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor.

Surviving are a special neice, Brooke Francescon , special nephew, Tommy Francescon, both of Fishers, Indiana, an aunt, Margaret Conrad, of Goshen, Indiana, special cousins, Margo Barfell (Richard), Tom Conrad (Nancy), Don Conrad (Diane), goddaughter, Wendy Reeder Boggs and special friends, Nancy and Tom Francescon, Bob and Marilyn Jansen(daughters, Melanie and Stephanie), Jamie and Michelle Jackson,(sons, Jamie Jr. and Corey) Ed and Robin Peterson and family,Vic and Melinda Mandrillo, Clay and Pam Owens and son Seth, William and Teresa Shipley, Luis and Ivette Hernandez, Bill Hover, and Karen(Baker) and Tom Ortel.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 19, 2014 from 12:30-2:00 PM prior to the service at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Pam Owens on 1st March 2015

"Gregg, Miss you!! Think of you often...  Happy Birthday"

This tribute was added by Karen Baker on 15th February 2015

"When I think of Gregg, I can recall many of our happy times.  Our times sailing, camping, trips to Trout Lake, Mackinac Island, trips on Algoma Railroad, Caribbean cruises, several trips to Gatlinburg, etc.  He may no longer be on this earth, but he will be remembered.  Rest in peace!"

This tribute was added by Karen Artrip on 1st March 2014

"My husband, Chuck, and I both worked with Gregg at Alverno. We enjoyed Gregg as a co-worker and a friend. It is with fondness that I remember Gregg and his candor, his humor, his loyalty, and his occasional stubbornness. I missed him when he moved away. Our thoughts and prayers to his family and friends."

This tribute was added by Karen Baker on 26th February 2014

"Lots of memories since we first met in 1975!  Indy 500, sailing at Eagle Creek, Erickson 23, Catalina 25, camping at Holland MI, trips to Trout Lake MI, Mackinac Island, Gatlinburg TN, our dog Bo, moving to NC, boating on Jordan Lake, Emerald Isle, Harker's Island, Shackleford Banks, Cape Lookout, and so much more.  Thank you for the memories!"

This tribute was added by Mike Alexa on 19th February 2014

"While it has been some time since I've had contact with Gregg I fondly remember the times we spent together in Indy.  We worked together many years at Alverno.  What I remember most fondly were our sailing adventures during the time several of us owned sailboats on Eagle Creek.  We spent many an evening on one of our boats, having a great conversation, and enjoying a beer or two.  My sympathies to those who were part of his life in recent times. He will be missed."

This tribute was added by Jane Loudermill on 19th February 2014

"When I started working at Alverno in 1979, I worked with and for Gregg. He always made me feel happy and helped me learn the culture and skills I needed to be successful.
I have enjoyed remembered times working with Gregg."

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