Jessie May Baker

February 7, 1926 - May 16, 2008

02/07/1926 - 05/16/2008

Past Services

Visitation
Monday May 19, 2008
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Cemetery
Tuesday May 20, 2008
11:00 am
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
6309 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502
461-4054 Ext.10 | Directions
Service
Tuesday May 20, 2008
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions

Jessie May Baker

Virginia Beach- Jessie May Baker passed away peacefully May 16, 2008 in Sentara Nursing Center, Va. Beach after a long illness which she bore with courage and dignity. She was a devoted wife and mother and was retired from the Va. Beach Public Schools.

A native of Grand Beach, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of Agnes and William Follett. She was predeceased by her sisters Irene and Ann and her brothers Clarence, Harold and Garfield. She leaves behind to cherish her memory – her husband of 56 years Marion F. Baker and her daughter Eva; her brother William Follett special nephew Clarence & niece Wilma and her sisters Valetta Arnold and special niece Christine and nephew Keith and Blanche and sister-in-law Mary Louise Follett and special nieces Janette and Linda husband Majella.

The family wants to express gratitude to Dr. Dau Le as well as to Dr. Matthew Tignor and his staff, compassionate physicians who provided critical care in her time of greatest need also to thank “all” the caregivers and guardian angels we appreciate all the care and concern that has been extended to her and our family.

The family will receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach on Monday, May 19, 2008 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. A graveside service will be held at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens on Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at 11:00am.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests memorial donations to the American Parkinson Disease Assoc. 135 Parkinson Ave., Staten Island, NY 10305-1425 or to Relay For Life. Condolences may be offered to the family online at altmeyer.com

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Norma Scanlon
8 years ago

I am so sorry to read of your loss. I worked with Jessie at Plaza Jr. High,back in 1976.I carry fond memories of that time.She was a wondeful person and it was my privilege to know her.She will be missed by all who knew her.I know you will be blessed by the good memories you hold dear.

Roy Follett
8 years ago

Sorry to hear of the loss of Aunt Jessie,her kindness will always be remembered.Our trip to Virginia will always be special to us.Eva if you are in NFLD some time please look us up. Roy