Gloria Jean Majette Baker

Published 10:00 pm Tuesday, August 16, 2011

August 13, 2011

Gloria Jean Majette Baker, 66, of 406 Webb St., Suffolk, Va., died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011 at her residence. She was a native of Nansemond County and the daughter of the late Willie Majette Sr. and Annie Lee Majette. She was preceded in death by a sister, Florine Boone; a brother, Thomas Hardison.

Gloria Jean Majette Baker

She was a member of True Gospel Christian Church.

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She leaves to cherish her memory: two daughters, Brenda Harris (Frederick) of Killeen, Texas, and Pamela Washington (Earl), of Virginia Beach, Va.; two sons, Larry Jacobs and Anthony Majette, both of Suffolk; two sisters, Alice Majette and Annie Scott (Parris), both of Suffolk; two brothers, Willie Herman Majette Jr. and Carlton Hayes (Robin), both of Suffolk; 13 grandchildren, a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 19, 2011, at Rising Saint James Holiness Church, officiated by the Rev. George Smith. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at 345 Cedar St. Crocker Funeral Home, Inc. is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be extended to the family at