Billy Curtis Baker, age 76, of Cameron, passed away on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.
He was born in Lee County on September 14, 1945 to the late Nathan Baker and Lois Cooper Baker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife Linda Baker and a sister Barbara Reid. Billy worked for the Lee County Sheriff’s Department where he retired as Captain of the Detective Division.
Billy is survived by his wife Tammy Donathan Baker; daughters Cheryl Baker Griffin and husband Duane of Broadway and Tonya Keith and husband Terry of Vass; step-daughter Ashley Boles and husband Brian of Lillington; step-son Jeremy Conken and wife Tiffany of Broadway; sister Ann Cook of Sanford; brother Donnie Baker and wife Lynn of Sanford; grandchildren Michael “Curt” Puckett, Makayla Griffin, Cierra Boles, Alaina Boles, Junior Boles, C.J. Conken, Liam Conken,, Maverick Conken, Traci Via and Karen Keith and great-grandchild Kaylee Griffin and Ember Via.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 3:00 PM at Lemon Springs Baptist Church Cemetery with Travis Corley officiating.