Memorial Funeral Home

613 Bunch Street, Corinth, MS


Kellus Wayne Baker

November 1, 1943July 26, 2020

Wayne Baker

A Celebration of Life Service for Kellus Wayne Baker, 76, are set for 1:00 pm Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Will Shelton officiating. Burial will follow in the Pebble Hill Cemetery.

Wayne died July 26, 2020 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born November 1, 1943 in Michie, TN to the late Kellus and Hortense Baker. He was a member of Pebble Hill Methodist Church, a graduate of Michie High School, and a retired truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lovita Baker; daughter, Stephanie Ripley; and parents.

He is survived by his daughter, Melissa Baker Carrington; step-daughter, Cindy Kennedy; brother, Kenneth Baker (Janice); sister, Elaine Thomas (Freddie); grandchildren Alexa Carrington, Alaini Carrington, Ava Carrington, Alyssa Carrington, and Brittany Kirk.

Family will receive friends Wednesday from 11:00 am to service time with mask and social distance guide lines in place.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.memorialcorinth.com for the Baker family.

Arrangements are under the care of Memorial Funeral Home.


  • Receiving of Family and Friends

    Wednesday, July 29, 2020

  • Celebration of Life service

    Wednesday, July 29, 2020


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Angela Baker

July 28, 2020

I am so sorry . Wayne was a good man and everyone he met liked him. We were married 23 good years and had two wonderful daughters who we love very much. Prayers for his family🙏 God bless him and ‘Memories Eternal’🌹