Luther Benjamin Baker

May 21, 1940 - February 19, 2021 (80 years old)

West Columbia, South Carolina

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It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Luther Benjamin Baker of West Columbia, South Carolina, born in Camden, South Carolina, who passed away at the age of 80, on February 19, 2021. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Luther Benjamin Baker.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Flossie Davis and Daniel Luther Baker; his wife Carolyn Joan Gentry Baker; and his sister Pearline Baker Davis. He is survived by : his children, Allen L. Baker of West Columbia, SC, Randy Baker (Lynn) of West Columbia, SC and Brenda Austin (Noel) of North Dinwiddie, VA; his step-son David Edwin Swearingen of Cayce, SC; his grandchildren, Allison R. Baker (Mike Miller) and David J. Martin (Meredith); his step-granddaughter Ashley K. Hagwood (Blake); his great grandchildren, Emery Miller, Chloe and Everly Martin; his step-great-grandchildren, Sidney, Mike Miller, Talon, Mason Harlin and Maddison Blake Hagwood; his half-siblings, Regina Baker of Gaston, SC and Danny Baker of Hardeeville, SC; his siblings-in-law, Gloria Gentry Shackelford and P. Keith Carter; his niece Robin A. Shackelford; and his nephew Terry L. Shackelford (Ali).

Visitation was held on Friday, February 26th 2021 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Thompson Funeral Home (4720 Augusta Rd, Lexington, SC 29073). A funeral service was held on Saturday, February 27th 2021 at 11:00 AM at the Broadacres Baptist Church (2350 Taylor Rd, Cayce, SC 29033). A burial was held on Saturday, February 27th 2021 at 12:00 PM at the Southland Memorial Gardens (700 W Dunbar Rd, West Columbia, SC 29170). Please wear face masks and honor social distancing.

Memorials may be made to Broadacres Baptist Church, Cayce, SC. or St. LaBre Indian School, Tongue River Road, Ashland, MT 59009.



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Fri

Feb 26

Visitation

Thompson Funeral Home
4720 Augusta Rd, Lexington, SC 29073

Sat

Feb 27

Funeral service

Broadacres Baptist Church
2350 Taylor Rd, Cayce, SC 29033

Sat

Feb 27

Burial

Southland Memorial Gardens
700 W Dunbar Rd, West Columbia, SC 29170

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