Greg Baker, 54, of Crofton, died at 9:41 a.m. Sunday, October 30, 2022, at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 26, 2022, at the Baker Farm located in Crofton. The family would like to invite all friends and family to their home to celebrate Greg’s life. Please come prepared with both funny and/or uplifting stories to share about Greg so that both family and friends can smile through their tears. Hughart, Beard & Giles Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

A native of Hopkinsville, he was born July 1, 1968, the son of Wallace and Virginia Baker. He was the Director of Operations at U.S. Smokeless Tobacco. He was a member of New Work Fellowship.

Survivors include his wife, Laura Adams Baker; his children, Clayton (Katherine) Baker and Courtney Baker both of Hopkinsville, and Tate Baker of Crofton; his brother, Mike (Donna) Baker of Clarksville, Tenn.; and his sisters, Sarah (Don) Reid of Warrior, Ala., and Melissa Sanders of Westerville, Ohio.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Amputee Blade Runners 410 42nd Ave N. Suite 207, Nashville, TN 37209 or Catch a Dream Foundation, Attn: Dr. Marty Brunson, 2485 Ennis Road, Starkville, MS 39759.

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