Claudia Anne English Baker, 80, of Nebo, passed away at The John F Keever Solace Center in Asheville on Wednesday, May 17, 2023.
Anne was born in Mitchell County on March 17, 1943 to the late Claude English and the late Zulline English. She was a member of Foothills Christian Church and was known as a very active and hardworking lady who was a big inspiration to others. Anne enjoyed working in the yard, reading, and going to thrift stores. She especially loved her little, dog Jimmy.
Those left to cherish her memory are her three daughters, Lori Bartlett (Jeff), Cathy Davis (Don) and Judy Hughes Butner (Dennis); a sister, Jolene Greene; a brother, Lester English; four grandchildren, Wesley Bartlett, Cole Bartlett, Autumn Simmons and Kayley West and also three great grandchildren, Lynnie-Grace Simmons, Lorelei Simmons and Hattie James West.
A memorial service will take place in the chapel of Beam Funeral Service on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 11:00 am with Pastor Dennis Butner officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Foothills Christian Church, PO Box 386, Nebo, NC 28761.