Charlene Tubbs Baker, age 81 of Paducah died Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at Parkview Nursing and Rehab in Paducah. She was born the daughter of the late Charles Tubbs, and the late Frances Eich. Prior to retirement, she worked as a Nurses Aide at the Residential Care Center in Paducah. She loved to play bingo, and loved when she had the chance to watch the St. Louis Cardinals play baseball. She loved her cats and other animals, and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was of the Pentecostal faith.
Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, December 30, 2022 at Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home in Paducah. Burial will follow in Maple Lawn Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, December 29, 2022 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by her sons: Michael Baker of Paducah, Joseph Baker of Smyrna, Tennessee, David Baker of Paducah, and James Baker (Kerri) of Washington; her sister: Anita L. Casper of Indiana; Dorothy Sue Lindsey of Paducah, and Verna Tubbs Hon of New Liberty, Kentucky; her three grandchildren; and her three great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Larry G. Baker; her brother: Charles A. Tubbs, Jr.; and her sister: Lea Swain; and her stepmother: Erma Brintley.