Betty Wilkins Baker, 84, of Lynchburg died Saturday, March 1, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Graham Tucker Wilkins and the late Janie Lipscomb Wilkins.


Betty was a customer service representative for 35 years and C& P Telephone. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister.


Betty is survived by a daughter Donna Carroll and husband Johnny, a son Bryant Baker of Florida: a sister, Carolyn P. Bryant of Lynchburg; eight grandchildren; Noah C. Baker and wife, Jennifer and Hannah Acevedo and husband Andre both of Lynchburg, Beverly, Brandi, A.J., Sam, Nena and June Baker of Florida; two great grandchildren, Ally Acevedo and Brayndon Baker.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Norman Wilkins.


A memorial service will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg with Ray New officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior.


Tharp Funeral Home and Crematory, Lynchburg (434-237-9424) is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent by visiting:


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  • tharp September 9, 2015 at 3:32 pm

    Tuesday, 04 March 2014

    Our most sincere apology for missing the service. She was one of the best people that we knew. Although nwe are not invalid, it is difficult to get Doris out , in very cold weather. We will remember Betty’s family in our prayers.

    Reggis & Doris Scruggs
    LynTelco FCU


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