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Thursday, April 15, 2021
7:00 - 8:30pm (Eastern time)
Friday, April 16, 2021
Starts at 2:00pm (Eastern time)
Dorothy “Christine” Moore Baker, 83, of Halifax, VA passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loved ones on April 13, 2021. She was born in Pitt County, NC on October 13, 1937 to the late Walter David Moore and the late Vennie Bailey “Nolie” Moore. Christine was married to the love of her life, Jesse “Dick” Linwood Baker for 64 years and they would be celebrating their 65th anniversary on May 27th.
She was a member of Revelation Baptist Church. Christine retired from BB&T of Centerville and was known for her bright smile and kind heart. She was a friend to all who knew her.
Dorothy “Christine” M. Baker is survived by:
Jesse “Dick” Linwood Baker
Sherry B. Odom and husband James “Jimmy” of Fayetteville, NC
Kayla Jarosz and husband Andrew, Drew Stevens, Kelsey Baker, Lindsey Odom and Karley Baker
Adaline and Jace Jarosz
David Moore and wife Janet of Grimesland, NC
Doris Weathersby and husband Jack of Winterville, NC
Host of Nieces and Nephews
***Preceded in death by***
Kelvin Ray Baker
Ryan Langston Stevens
Sadie Rose Stokes
A funeral service will be held Friday, April 16, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jack Weathersby officiating. Burial to follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery. In keeping with CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19, we recommend the wearing of face masks and to practice social distancing. The funeral service for will be livestreamed via Powell Funeral Home’s Facebook page.
The family will receive friends Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at her home, 1133 Dan River Church Rd., Halifax.
For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.
Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.