WILLIAM ROYCE (BILL) BAKER, 76, of Little Rock, AR passed away March 6, 2021. Bill was born in Little Rock on October 31, 1944.
Bill is preceded in death by his parents Robert and Mary (Dowden) Baker; his brother Robert “Bobby” Baker; and daughter-in- law Elizabeth Baker.
He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years Sharon Baker; his children Todd Clifton, Bill Baker (Cricket), Tony Clifton (Erma), Brian Baker, Kevin Clifton; his grandchildren Justin Clifton (Brandy), Brandon Clifton, David Clifton, Chloe Clifton, Zoee Clifton, and Kyle Baker; his sister-in-laws Donna Harrison (Jim) and Carla Fugate (Allen); his mother-in-law Helen Foley and Father-in-law Carl Whitaker; his brother Chris Whitaker (Tammy); his caregiver Danette Burnett and a host extended family and friends.
Bill retired from the Insurance Service Office after 25 years. He graduated from the University of Arkansas in Little Rock. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, absolutely loved model railroading, the History channel, and space x. He will be missed by all who knew him. There are good men and great men and Bill was defiantly a great one.
Bill’s Family would like to thank Saline Memorial Hospice for their wonderful care. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Bill’s memory to Saline Memorial Hospice or The Alzheimer’s Foundation.
In light of the current health concerns, Bill’s family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers if
you are not able to attend the service. Please be aware, as per Arkansas directives, attendance will be regulated in accordance to Arkansas guidelines, all guests in attendance will be required to wear masks/facial coverings and social distancing guidelines will be in place.
Bill’s visitation was on Friday March 12, 2021 at 10 a.m. with a memorial service at 11 a.m. at First Assembly of God NLR located at 4501 Burrow Dr. North Little Rock, AR 72116.
Services are under the direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, AR, 72076. 501-982-3400.