Allene Carol Baker, 81, passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2023, at her residence. Born in San Diego, CA, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Jennie Gould.
Allene retired from working with disabilities and special needs in 2005 in Georgetown, SC. She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, James E. Baker.
Survivors include a son, James E. Baker, Jr. of West Virginia; a daughter, Joanne Leary of Lexington; grandchildren, Tonia Ross, James William Leary, Jr., Thomas Baker, Jennifer Leary and Jerrett Leary; great-grandchildren, Jordan, Cody, Kyle Parks, Aiden Baker, Andrew Leary, Jethro Leary and Jimmy Leary.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, November 9, 2023, at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church, 542 Cypress Ave. Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.
Thompson Funeral Home of Lexington is handling the local arrangements.