David Jay Baker
David Jay Baker, age 63, of Belpre, passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at his residence. He was born Nov. 20, 1957, at Camden Clark Hospital to Floyd W. and Freda (Stewart) Baker. In addition to his parents, he is survived by brothers; Don (Ronna) Baker, Belpre and Daron Baker, Columbus and sister Connie (Sam) Hayton of Belpre. Other survivors are nephews Eric and Travis Hayton and nieces Jamie (Phillip) Lallathin and Emily (Damien) Chafin and two great nephews; Reed and Carter Lallathin.
David graduated from Belpre High School in 1975. He played football, basketball and baseball. He was Class President three years. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed NASCAR races and college basketball when he lived in North Carolina. This week he has been watching the Olympics almost night and day.
Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home of Belpre is handling arrangements. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family at Smith’s Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Rt. 83 in Morgan County, Ohio.