CONTACT US   |   225-775-1991   |   MAP & DIRECTIONS    
Baker Funeral Home
Janet Kay Gunter
June 7, 1960  -  September 10, 2017


Janet Kay Gunter, 57, beloved daughter was called to her eternal resting place on September 10, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She entered this world on June 7, 1960, born to Ruby and W.S. Gunter, Jr. in Baton Rouge, LA.

Janet is survived by her mother, Ruby Milton Gunter McCarthy; sister, Brenda Gunter Watts and husband Larry of Marion, Illinois; 2 brothers, Jack R. Gunter, Sr. and wife Christine of Zachary and Steven Gunter and wife Ednamay of Denham Springs; along with numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Janet is preceded in death by her father, W.S. Gunter, Jr., stepfather, Bobby Gene McCarthy, Sr.; maternal grandparents, Wilson and Pauline Milton and paternal grandparents, W.S. and Grace Gunter.

Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The visitation will continue at Baker Funeral Home on Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. officiated by Reverend Jay Avance.

In lieu of flowers the family would like donations to be made to Special Olympics Louisiana,1000 East Morris St, Hammond, LA 70403.

Family and friends may sign our online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at

    Print Obituary

Would you like to send flowers to the family of Janet Kay Gunter?


Send flowers online using our preferred florist.

Choose from favorites below or browse our entire collection.

Lily of Peace Memorial Wreath Pure Grandeur

Hope's Blessing Graceful Scheffalera Vibrant Blessing


Yes, Send Flowers

Click Play below to view the Video Memorial for Janet Kay Gunter.
If you would like to order a DVD copy of the video, please contact the funeral home at 225-775-1991.



Janet Kay Gunter

Visitation Schedule

Service Schedule


Memorial Contributions

Return to Obituaries

Send Flowers Send a Private Note What Can I Do?
Baker Funeral Home | 6401 Groom Road | Baker, LA 70714 | 225-775-1991
©2017 Baker Funeral Home | All Rights Reserved | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site By Gemini Graphics Inc.

Your most trusted source for funeral, cremation, preplanning, cemetery and memorialization services in Baker, LA and surrounding areas.