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Mr. Douglas “DoLittle” Baker

Baker-Douglas-pic-1Mr. Douglas “DoLittle” Baker age 69, of Vandervoort, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2016 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas.

Douglas was born on February 01, 1947 in Cove, Arkansas to the late James Elmer Baker and the late Mattie Pearl Cornelius. He was married to Marie Morrison Baker on June 29, 1967 and was in the logging business.  Douglas was just a “good old country boy” by nature, who loved God and had a strong Christian faith which he lived.  He enjoyed hunting, bailing hay and riding his tractor.  Above all he loved his family. He was a loving and kind husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and friend to all. He will be dearly missed by all

He is survived by, wife, Marie Baker of Vandervoort, Arkansas; son, Dale Baker and wife Debbie; daughters, Terisia Hartley and husband Jasper of Vandervoort, Arkansas, Connie Case of Cove, Arkansas; brother, Charles Baker of Cove, Arkansas; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren, and special loved ones, Darla Barrett, Freddie and Diane Baker.

Special places, Scotty’s, Watkins Station and deer camp.

He was preceded in death by, his parents, Elmer and Pearl Baker; brothers, Buddy Baker Arnold Baker, Alfred Baker, Arlis Baker, and Benny Baker.

Graveside services will be Friday, August 5, 2016, 10:00 a.m. at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Cove, Arkansas with Brother Ronn Ladd officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Honorary pallbearers are, Tewayne Watkins, Michael Baker, Terry Ray Baker, Dwight Barrett, David Baker, Cody Baker, Bruce Cureton and Larry Watkins.

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