Patricia A. Piper Baker, 90, passed away March 25, 2014. She was born Jan. 31, 1924 in Chariton. She was a co-founder of Baker Drug in Knoxville and lived in the Knoxville community until 1995. She retired to Rockport, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her son, William Keith Baker and her son-in-law, Paul Buzza of Atlanta, Ga.
She is survived by her two daughters, Martha (Mike) Barnes of Rockport, and Nancy Buzza of Atlanta, Ga.; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held Sunday, March 30, at the American Legion Hall, 1701 S. Church St., Rockport, Texas.