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Carolyn Deer

July 22, 1945 — June 1, 2015

Carolyn Deer

Carolyn Inez Wallace Deer

Carolyn Inez Wallace Deer went to be with her Lord and Savior, on Monday, June 1, 2015. A resident of Baker, LA and a native of Bogue Chitto, MS, she was born July 22, 1945, and was 69 at her passing. Carolyn was a devoted wife, loving mother, and doting grandmother. With a caring and loving heart, a compassionate and merciful spirit, she was a blessing to all those who knew her. She was a member of Baker Church of the Nazarene, and former owner and operator of Plank Road Kennel.

She is survived by her husband of nearly 50 years, Wayne Deer; daughter and son-in-law, Rochelle and Christopher Barnette; two beloved grandchildren, Gabriel Nicholas and Isabelle Mercedes Barnette; a sister, Dianne Russell and husband Danny; a brother, Gerald "Waffle" Wallace and wife Cindy; sister-in-law, Lu Wallace; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents Carl Wilson Wallace and Edith Inez Freeman Wallace; and a brother, Mitchell L. Wallace.

Visiting at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, on Wednesday, June 3, from 4-8pm, and on Thursday, June 4, from 8am until religious services in the chapel at 10am, conducted by Rev. Huey Moak and Rev. Steve Bridges. Graveside services will be at 2pm on Thursday at Butler-Pray Cemetery, Amite County, MS. Pallbearers are Gerald Wallace, Adam Wallace, Blake Wallace, Vince Wallace, Nicholas Waxley, and Dustin Waxley.

You may order flowers through this website.


Baker Funeral Home
6401 Groom Rd.
Baker, LA  70714
Wednesday, June 3, 2015


Chapel Service

Baker Funeral Home Chapel
6401 Groom Rd.
Baker, LA  70714
Thursday, June 4, 2015
10am (visiting @ 8am)


Butler-Pray Cemetery
Pray Road (off of Old Hwy. 24)
Amite County, East of Liberty, MS  39664
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Carolyn Deer, please visit our flower store.


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