back-to-top

Obituaries

Jean DeLong
B: 1934-04-25
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
DeLong, Jean
Joseph Emonds
B: 1935-10-28
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Emonds, Joseph
Shirley H. Krauss
B: 1936-11-03
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Krauss, Shirley H.
James Johnson
B: 1944-06-09
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Johnson, James
Roger Lauzon
B: 1925-09-20
D: 2019-05-14
View Details
Lauzon, Roger
Arthur Drews
B: 1936-12-02
D: 2019-05-12
View Details
Drews, Arthur
Patricia Trautz
B: 1936-05-29
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Trautz, Patricia
Jesse Perkins
B: 1945-05-24
D: 2019-05-10
View Details
Perkins, Jesse
Robert Klueh
B: 1937-08-18
D: 2019-05-10
View Details
Klueh, Robert
Sheena Phillip
B: 1987-01-15
D: 2019-05-10
View Details
Phillip, Sheena
Shirley Nichols
B: 1934-05-02
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Nichols, Shirley
Carolyn N. Baker
B: 1935-01-31
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Baker, Carolyn N.
Eileen Beall
B: 1933-02-16
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Beall, Eileen
Gerald Scott
B: 1934-08-07
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Scott, Gerald
Howard Hovey
B: 1940-09-07
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Hovey, Howard
Dovie Smith
B: 1933-07-25
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Smith, Dovie
Phyllis Reynolds
B: 1932-07-16
D: 2019-05-05
View Details
Reynolds, Phyllis
Miller Johnson
B: 1931-11-30
D: 2019-05-05
View Details
Johnson, Miller
Don Gilileo
B: 1941-05-08
D: 2019-05-05
View Details
Gilileo, Don
RaeJae Mobley-Coleman
B: 2019-04-29
D: 2019-05-05
View Details
Mobley-Coleman, RaeJae
Donnell H. Fox
B: 1926-11-01
D: 2019-05-04
View Details
Fox, Donnell H.

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
Carolyn N. Baker

Carolyn N. Baker

1935 - 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to Carolyn N. Baker's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Carolyn N. Baker with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Carolyn Nuckolls Baker died peacefully on May 9, 2019 at 10:53pm at her home in Lady Lake, Florida of natural causes. Carolyn was 84 years old and suffered from Alzheimer’s for the last few years of her life. She had been cared for, visited and comforted by her family during this period.
Carolyn was born January 31, 1935 in Cumming, GA. She was the first child of Herbert Duncan “Dobby” Nuckolls and Bernice Bagby Nuckolls.
Carolyn grew up in Forsyth County and attended Cumming High School where she played basketball and was the senior class president, class of 1953. Carolyn later attended the University of Georgia where she majored in zoology and met her husband William Paul Baker, Jr. of Atlanta.
After graduation and settling in Atlanta, Carolyn went to work for the United States Government as a research microbiologist at the Center for Disease Control. There she worked, wrote research papers and helped trained medical students, many of whom remained friends of hers long after they moved on with their careers. Upon retirement, Carolyn returned to her family’s property on Nuckolls Road in Cumming and kept herself busy researching the genealogy of the Nuckolls/Bagby families, was active in the Cumming historical society, entertaining and spending time with family.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents Herbert Duncan Nuckolls, Bernice Bagby Nuckolls and her sister Madge Nuckolls Matthews. Carolyn is survived by her brother Thomas D. Nuckolls, her devoted husband of 62 years William Paul Baker, Jr. and her daughter and son-in-law Karen Baker Egert and James Lawrence Egert. Carolyn is also survived by nieces and nephews Vincent K. & Kimberly Matthews, Anthony D. & Ginger Matthews, Jeffrey & Linda Nuckolls and Bonnie N. & Ryan Baty. Great nieces and nephews are Zachary Matthews, Katherine Matthews, Carolyn Matthews, Isabella Matthews, Anna Grace Baty and John T Baty, brother-in-law Jimmy K. “Doc” Matthews and sister-in-law Helen G. Nuckolls.
At Carolyn’s request, there will be no memorial service and her body cremated. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in her name to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or Cornerstone Hospice.
The family wishes to extend special thanks to Stan and Keisha Gist, owners of At Home Care Assisted Living of Lady Lake, FL for the dedicated and loving care provided to Carolyn in the last years of her life.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Carolyn N. Baker, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
No funeral details available.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Carolyn N. here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album