Theodore Charles Baber 84, of Oak Hill, WV passed away on Monday, January 03, 2022, at Pine Lodge Nursing and Rehab Center in Beckley, WV.
Born June 18, 1937, in Glen Jean, WV he was the son of the late William Ruben and Fannie Pearl Griffy Baber.
Theodore was a proud United States Army Veteran serving his country for more than 20 years during the Vietnam Era having attained the rank of Sgt. The many medals and decorations he received during his time of service were, Good Conduct Medal 2LP, Combat Infantry Badge, Armed Forces Expeditionary 1 OLC, Army Occupational Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, 5 OS Bars, Marksmanship M-14. He was a loyal member of the Red Star Baptist Church
He was preceded in death by his brothers; Melvin Baber, Kendall Baber, Grover Baber, Paul Baber, Frank Baber; and sisters; Nina Pruitt, Thelma Armstrong, Ethel Allen, Lois Pannell.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 28 years Beverly Deitz Baber; sister, Lucille Pannell; along with many nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Saturday January 8, 2022, at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill, with Pastor Peter Shaffer officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery in Mt. Lookout WV.
Visitation for friends will be 1 hour prior to service at the funeral home.
While masks are not required you might consider wearing one before entering the building as we all attempt to stop the spread of COVID 19.
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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV