Vivian Parker Baker




Fuquay-Varina - Vivian Parker Baker, age 84, died Saturday, June 23, 2018. A Funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018 at Thomas Funeral Home. Inurnment will follow at Coats Cemetery, Coats, NC.

Vivian was retired from Westinghouse Mfg. Co. She loved her family dearly, enjoyed singing, especially songs with yodeling. She was very fond of her Westinghouse family - especially her friend Jeanette.

Mrs. Baker was born in Harnett County to the late Elmon Bryant and Lola Mae Byrd Parker. Mrs. Baker is preceded in death by her husband, Coleman Baker. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Buck and BJ Parker.

She is survived by her daughter , Wanda Cockrall and fiancée, Mr. B ; sons, Darrell Rowland and wife, Julianne of Sneads Ferry, NC and Ricky Rowland and wife, Rita of Myrtle Beach, SC; sister, Peggy Parker of Fuquay-Varina, NC; brothers, Tommy Parker and wife, Candy of Zebulon, NC, Mack Parker and wife, Rose of Lunenburg, Massachusetts and 8 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.