Sandra Lee Baker


Sandra Lee Baker, 73, of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at her residence, surrounded by family.

She was of the Baptist faith. She was a member of Echoes of Mercy Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Baker; parents, Vernon and Clara Crary; siblings: Terry Crary and Judy Parks; son, Dean Baker; and son-in-law, Tim Lewis.

She is survived by three children: Richard Beck and wife, Wendy, of Cleveland, Susan Beck Lewis of Knoxville and Marie Gorman of Vonore; grandchildren: Savannah Lewis, Alex Lewis and husband, Dean, Cody Beck and wife, Abbey, David Eyler and wife, Keri, C.J. Beck, Heather Gorman and Robert Gorman; great-grandchild, Brantley Eyler; sisters: Jackie Freeman and Donna Dwyer; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service was held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home, with the Rev. Daniel White officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers include Jamie Boles, Bobby Bolton, Mitchell Sims, Ben Lamb, Tyler Ingram, Anthony Cartwright, and serving as honorary pallbearer will be, Dean Hoare.

A white dove release ceremony and the playing of bagpipes will conclude the service.

Due to the pandemic, the service will be live streamed on Ralph Buckner Funeral Home Facebook page.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Baker family guestbook at


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