Welcome to the memorial page for

George Truett Baker

February 19, 1955 ~ February 10, 2017 (age 61)

George Truett Baker, 61, of Okatie, SC passed away on February 10, 2017 at Coastal Carolina Hospital, in Hardeeville SC.  He was born on February 19, 1955 in Raeford, N.C. to the late Reverend James E. and Louise Malphrus Baker. He graduated from St. George High, and later attended the University of South Carolina, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Mr. Baker is survived by his brother James E. “Jimmy” Baker (Elaine) and nephew Jacob E. Baker.  He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother Jerry C. Baker and nephew Justin I. Baker.


Memorial donations may be made to the Justin Ihly Baker Fund C/O Thomas Heyward Academy, 1727 Malphrus Road, Ridgeland, SC  29936.


Graveside services will be held on Sunday, February 12, 2017 in Great Swamp Church Cemetery at 2:30 pm.


Vaigneur Funeral Home is assisting the family with the funeral arrangements (

 Service Information

Graveside Service
February 12, 2017

2:30 PM
Great Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Tarboro Road
Ridgeland, SC 29936

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