John Bailey Baker, 90, Lancing, Tenn., died Wednesday at Roane Medical Center, Harriman, Tenn.
A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are his wife of 70 years, Virginia Baker; daughter Gail Lyon; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Enoch and Martha (Metcalfe) Bailey; his siblings, and son John "Bud" Baker.
Graveside commital services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Brick Chapel Cemetery.
Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle, is handling arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.