|Pearl Edward Baker. Provided|
He graduated from Silver Grove High School, and was college graduate from Brewton Parker & Troy State University and a Post Graduate of Auburn University. He served in the United States Navy for 2 deployments during Vietnam. He worked as a Regional Director for Solvay Pharmaceutical. Pearl was an avid fisherman, he loved to golf, never missed a UK Basketball game, and was their biggest fan, Pearl loved to read and watch old Western movies. Besides being preceded in death by his parents Pearl & Nettie Baker, he was also preceded by his niece Elizabeth Pearl Steidel.
He is survived by his son; Jason (Pat) Baker, a grandson; William "Webb" Baker, sister; Louise Baker (Stan) Steidel, and nieces and nephews; Melanie (Steve) Pelle, Jennifer ( Joey) Jones, Paige, Steven, Jordyn and Addyson.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday April 28, 2015 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church 7 Court Place, Newport, KY 41071. Services will begin at 6:30pm. Memorial Donations are suggested to Silver Grove Independent Schools ~ Athletic Fund , P.O. Box 400 , 101 W. 3rd Street , Silver Grove , KY 41085. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the Family.