Sammy Joe Baldock Sr., 60, of Ramsey, died at 5 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, in his home.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home in Ramsey, with the Revs. Larry O’Dell and Danny Brown officiating. Burial will be in Ramsey Cemetery in Ramsey. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Memorials: To the grandchildren.
Mr. Baldock was born on Jan. 26, 1950, in Sharon Township, Fayette County, the son of Charles Henry and Avril Marie Naab Baldock. He married Gloria Mundy; he later married Paula Lewey.
He worked in construction, and was a member of Laborers’ Local No. 159 of Decatur.
He is survived by a son, Sammy Baldock Jr. of Ramsey; mother, of Ramsey; brothers, Bill Baldock and his wife Dixie of Ramsey, and Teddy Baldock and his wife Debbie of Ramsey; sisters, Barbara and her husband Randy Feldpouch of Ramsey, Ann and her husband Bob Barnes of Ramsey, Carol and her husband Kenny Smart of Herrick, Donna and her husband Al Hood of Warrensburg, and Iris and her husband Marion Smith of Pana; grandchildren, Ashley, Bo and Braxton; and ex-wife, Paula Baldock of Pana.
He was preceded in death by his father and a stepdaughter, Stacey Battles.