August 26, 1911 ~ September 3, 2007
LINDEN Mary Emma Baber, 96, of Linden, died Monday, September 3, 2007 in Linden Health Care Nursing Home. Mrs. Baber was born August 26, 1911 in Hughes Springs, Texas. She was a member of the Eastern Star, a charter member of the Garden Club, member of the Cave Springs Friendship Club, was the first Administrator of the Linden Nursing Home and started the school lunch program in the Linden Schools. She also was a member of the First Baptist Church of Linden. Services will be Thursday, September 6, 2007 at 10:30 :00 A.M. at First Baptist Church of Linden with Bro. Don Phelps and Bro. Jackie Stanfield officiating. Burial will be in the Linden Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home in Linden. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 5, 2007 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Survivors include daughter, Patricia Baber Tolar of Linden and a grandson, Jeff Tolar of Linden. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Baber, son, Harold Baber, her parents, Arthur LeRoy "Bud" and Sally Cloninger, four sisters and one brother.
What a talented Person she was. She was our friend for over 40 years. Her and Mr. Clyde was our first neighbors when we got married in 1966.What a Joy it was to know both of them. May God Bless Patricia and Jeff Don and Melba
Thinking of you Patricia. I loved Aunt Mary you know. Keep in touch, Love you Betty
Patricia, Sorry to hear of your moms passing. She was a great lady. My sympathy goes out to you. Peggy Terry