Stan Baker, age 62, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014, at his home & family farm in Cadiz, KY. Mr. Baker was a graduate of Western Kentucky university in Bowling Green, KY with a bachelor's of science degree in agriculture. He was owner and operator of River Bend Farms in Trigg Co., KY where he was twice honored with WKDZ Trigg County Farmer of the Year . He participated in the Trigg Co. Relay for Life where River Bend Farms was a corporate sponsor for many years & was a member of the Kentucky Tractor Pulling Association where he pulled modified tractors. He was one of the founding member of local band The Amusement Company, vastly popular in West Ky in the 70's-80's. He was a member of Bethel Untied Methodist Church. He is survived by: Wife of 28 years - Mary Beth Baker, Cadiz, KY, Two Daughters- Alana Baker, Cadiz, KY & Leslie Baker, Cadiz, KY, Two Sisters- Joan White & husband, Cleland White III, Frankfort, KY & Jo Dawson & husband, Jimmy Dawson, Calvert City, KY, Five Grandchildren- Vanessa Wright & husband, Zach, Lexington, KY, Audra Baker, Cadiz, KY, Kale Noel, Cadiz, KY, Kane Noel, Cadiz, KY & Jillian Noel, Cadiz, KY. He was preceded in death by: Parents - Wesley T & Mary Frances Freeman Baker. Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Saturday, September 6, 2014. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Sunday, September 7, 2014 with the Reverend Kenny Rogers officiating. Burial will follow at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Cadiz, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to: Trigg County Relay for Life, 218 Canton Lakeshore Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.
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