Joseph Michael (Mike) Baker, 69, of Norlina, died Monday, June 17, at Concordia Nursing & Rehabilitation in Henderson. The Rev. Hyung S. Kim will conduct memorial funeral services at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19, at Norlina United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Mr. Baker was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar and Leola Mae Edgerton Baker, and a brother, Ronald Ray Baker.

Mike was a member of Norlina United Methodist Church and also a member of Henderson Moose Lodge. He was employed by the IAMS dog food company.

Mr. Baker is survived by his stepdaughter, Angie Glover (Robbie), their daughter, Hailey, and their son, John; sister, Robin Baker Young (Bill); niece, Ashley Young; nephew, Drew Young; sister–in-law and special caregiver, Patricia Dishmon Baker; niece, Beth Baker Vick (Curtis); nephew, Norwood Baker (Patricia); great-nieces, Hannah Vick and Sarah Vick, great nephews, Robert Vick and Aiden Baker.

Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home of Warrenton. Online condolences may be made at