Ila Grace Woodley Baker, 97, of Winter Garden passed away Monday October 27, 2014.
Ms. Baker was born in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee on June 28, 1917 to Jasper Newton Woodley Jr. and Mary Naomi Lambert. In her younger years, she and the Woodley sisters, Katie, Alice, Artie, Emma and her sisterinlaw Mildred ran the restaurant at the Edgewater Hotel in Winter Garden where people lined up inside and out waiting to eat. She met her husband, William Morris Baker and married December 17, 1938.
Ms. Baker was preceded in death by her parents husband, son and daughterinlaw, and nine brothers and sisters.
Survivors include sister, Gladys Bennett son Jerry Baker Mimi daughter Sherry Lynn DeWeese Ray grandchildren Pearce Baker, Molly Baker Holmes Mark, Guy Baker, Chris Baker Angie, Brad Baker, Michael Pounds, Jessica DeWeese, Ryan DeWeese Ashley, and greatgrandchildren Conner Baker, Ben Baker, Noah Baker, Seth Baker and Zeke DeWeese and numerous special nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 10:00am Saturday November 1, 2014 at Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home followed by the funeral service at 11:00am.