Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1930

Allen Baker SAMUEL ALLEN BAKER, 94, died on Feb. 7, 2006 in Dallas, TX. He was born August 12, 1911 in Honey Grove, TX, to Samuel Bennett Baker and Lillie Allen. He and his parents moved to Ranger, TX, in 1920. He graduated from Ranger High School in 1930 and moved to Dallas, TX. He served as the Credit Manager for Wilkinson Brothers Electronics from 1930 until he established his own business, CTS of Texas in 1969. He attended Draughan's Business School in Dallas in 1933. Allen served as an Elder at Pleasant Grove Church of Christ from 1955 until 1967. After selling his business, he retired to Mexia, TX at the age of 70 in 1981. At the time of his death, including his wife of over thirty-eight years, Tommye Pitts Baker, he is survived by one daughter, Paula Baker Stephens; sons, George Baker, James Baker, Jerry Baker, nephew, James Kelly; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one Goddaughter, Deborah Wright. Baker was preceded in death by the mother of his four children, Pauline Head Baker (RHS-1929), his brother Vaughan Baker & his sister, Mabel Baker Kelly.