Theresa Kay Baker, 58, of Parsons, passed away Thursday, May 6, 2021 at her residence. She was born Oct. 14, 1962 in Elgin, IL to the late Thomas Ray Cooper and Jimmie Lee Hays. She was also preceded in death a son, Jonathan Bruce; daughter; Amanda Bruce; and one brother, Edward Cooper. Ms. Baker worked at North 40 Restaurant as a cook for several years.

Survivors include her son, William Bruce (Ashley) of Parsons; daughter, Marie Parton (Jermey) of Parsons; brother, Dennis Ray Cooper (Debbie) of Parsons; sister, Captola Kincaid (Bill) of Waverly, Tenn.; sister-in-law, Betty Cooper; several grandchildren; and one-great-grandchild.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 15, 2021 from 4 until 6 p.m. at Oakdale Funeral Home.

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