Esther D. Duff Baggett

August 15, 1913April 27, 2011

Esther D. Baggett, 97, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at Golden LivingCenter Woodlands. She was born August 15, 1913, in Kentucky, and spent a good portion of her life living in Tennessee.

She retired from Bucyrus-Erie in 1978 after 33 years as a welder. During WWII she welded at the Evansville Shipyard. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, quilting and ceramics. She loved going to Ellis Park to watch horse racing.

Esther is survived by her daughters, Laverne Moore (Jack), Dorothy Wilkinson (Walter) and Lucy M. Lohmann; grandchildren, Nancy Hopper (Bud), Dennis Moore, Steve Moore (Jenny), Max Wilkinson, Amy Carey (Joel), Debbie Lohmann (Mike), Jennifer Nisley (Larry) and George Lohmann (Cindy); 12 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; and brother, Richard Duff.

The family would like to thank the staff at Aseracare Hospice, Amedisys Home Health and especially Around The Clock Care, who cared for Esther for the past five years.

Private family services will be held Friday, April 29, 2011, at Alexander East Chapel, officiated by Rev. Kevin McKinney, with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery. No visitation will be held.


Esther D. Duff Baggett

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Jim Hummel

April 29, 2011

I was so sorry to read of Esther's death. She was such a nice lady and one of my favorite people to sell tickets to at Ellis Park. I know she always appreciated you girls bringing her to Ellis after she gave up driving. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Sylvia (Bitsy) Osborn

April 28, 2011

We would like to extend our deepest condolences ,during your loss.Mrs Ester Baggett was a dear friend of my late mothers. She was such a good lady, an her comunity will really be at a loss. She loved her home and family , And was a loyal friend . We'll miss seeing her out in her garden , she so loved.

Shelby Wilkinson

April 28, 2011

Great Grandma Esther will be dearly missed-Love you,

April 28, 2011

So sorry to read about the loss of your Mom. How wonderful to have had her with you for so long.
Shirley ( Williams) Rice Kalamazoo MI
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