She was born Aug. 4, 1935, in Clay County, the daughter of Charles D. Kirchner and Lillian Butt Kirchner.
She graduated from Ashboro High School with the class of 1953.
She married Winston Leon "Dude" Baker and together, they raised their family in Clay County.
She was a member of the Berea Christian Church and enjoyed the Ladies Fellowship at the church.
She was a member of the Red Hat Society and Silver Sneakers.
Charlotte was a homemaker, but also enjoyed her business of "Forget-Me-Not Flowers," for more than 20 years.
Above all, Charlotte was a kind and loving wife, mom and grandma. She cherished spending time with family and was devoted to her church family as well..
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Dude Baker in 2007, brothers and sisters-in-law Sam and Marty Kirchner, Glenn Kirchner and wife Ruby, sister Ilogene "Genie" McCammon, and grandson Josh Tucker.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Beth and Dan Tucker and son and daughter-in-law Brent and Tanya Baker, grandchildren Ashleigh Bumgartner and husbnd Brian and Kade Baker, great-granddaughter Marley Bumgartner, brother Bill Kircher and wife Pat, sister Nancy Selsam, brother-in-law Bud McCammon and a large extended family.
Services will take place Saturday at 11 a.m., at Lawson-Miller Chapel with Pastor Tom Hess officiating.
Burial will take place at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 4-8 p.m., and again Saturday prior to services.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E. 91st Suite 100, Indianapolis, Ind., 46209-4830.
Light a candle at www.lawson-millerchapel.com.