Mr. Teddy Junior Baker, age 49 of New Tazewell, Tennessee departed this life on Monday, December 3, 2018 at his home. He was the son of Ted and Brenda (Bingham) Baker, born to them on October 25, 1969 in Pineville, Kentucky. He was a member of Ferndale Baptist Missionary Church. Teddy loved Nascar and fishing.
He is preceded in death by his father Ted Baker, and step-father Johnny Merida.
Left behind to mourn his passing, his wife Tonya (Smith) Baker of New Tazewell, Tennessee, his mother Brenda (Bingham) Henderson and step-father Ralph Henderson of London, Kentucky, step-son Ryan Warren of Rose Hill, Virginia, daughters Jesse Nicole Baker-Singleton and husband Charles of Tazewell, Tennessee, Alexis Baker of Tazewell, Tennessee and Tedra Baker of Tazewell, Tennessee, sisters Angela Messer of Walker, Kentucky, special nephew Tyler Messer of Walker, Kentucky, and special niece Kendra Messer of London, Kentucky. He also leaves behind a host of many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Teddy Junior Baker will be conducted in the Cobb-Hampton Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Cobb-Hampton Funeral Home will be in charge of all arrangements.
Friends will be received at the funeral home on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 6:00 until 9:00 p.m. and on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. until the hour of service at 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you consider a donation to help with funeral expenses. Please follow the Donations link on this obituary page.
To the Baker family, the staff of the Cobb-Hampton Funeral Home would like to offer you our heartfelt sympathy during your time of bereavement.