Christopher Michael Baker, age
40, of Somerset, passed suddenly from this life on Tuesday,
October 4, 2016, at his residence.
Christopher was born in
Somerset, on April 22, 1976, son of Charles and Judy Bullock
Baker. Chris married the love of his life, Becky Jernigan,
on April 11, 2009. He was a mechanic for Alton Blakely
Ford, of Somerset. Christopher enjoyed camping and fishing
time with his family. He enjoyed watching U.K. basketball
and working on his truck. Christopher was a member of Oak
Hill Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife,
Rebecca Jernigan Baker; his parents, Charles and Judy Baker, of
Eubank; his sons, Damien Baker, Christopher Baker and Matthew
Baker, of Somerset, and Brandon Southwood, of Monticello; his
daughters, Madison Jernigan and Kaylee Jernigan, of Somerset;
and his sister, Jessica (and husband, Michael) Walls, of Eubank.
Visitation will be Friday,
October 7, 2016, at 12:00 noon, in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will follow
the visitation on Friday, at 2:00 p.m., in the funeral home
chapel, with Bro. Gary Phelps officiating. Burial will be
in Southern Oaks Cemetery.