Rodney Joe Baker

Rodney Joe Baker, age 30, a resident of Breckenridge, MO, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at his residence.

Rodney was born the son of Donald E. and Kathy (Alden) Baker on March 31, 1988, in Liberty. He was a 2007 graduate of Breckenridge High School. He worked for Gardner Saw Mill for many years. Rodney loved movies, cooking, reading, and animals.

Survivors include one brother, Chris Baker of Lee’s Summit; one sister, Holly Baker of Breckenridge; and one niece.

He was preceded in death by his father; mother; maternal grandparents, Lucille and Irston Alden; and paternal grandparents, Nadine Gentry and Murel Gentry.

A scheduled visitation will be held at the Pitts Funeral Home in Breckenridge on Friday, Feb. 1, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from noon until 8:00 p.m. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date at Trosper Cemetery in Breckenridge. Memorial contributions may be made to the Trosper Cemetery, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements are under the direction of Pitts Funeral Home in Breckenridge.

The Caldwell County News

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