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Virginia Joy “Sissy” BakerAge: 66 years19372004

Name
Virginia Joy “Sissy” Baker
Given names
Virginia Joy
Surname
Baker
Married name
Virginia Joy Shemwell
Nickname
Sissy
Birth September 20, 1937
Birth of a sisterAlice Pearl “Shorty” Baker
1940 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 4 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 12 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Birth of a son
#1James Eddie “Jimmy” Shemwell
July 25, 1965 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 8 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death June 10, 2004 (Age 66 years)
Burial June 12, 2004 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery
Last change December 8, 201609:15:52

by: Barry Shemwell
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Virginia Joy “Sissy” Baker
Birth: September 20, 1937Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 10, 2004Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
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Alice Pearl “Shorty” Baker
Birth: 1940Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 24, 2010Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
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Virginia Joy “Sissy” Baker
Birth: September 20, 1937Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 10, 2004Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
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James Eddie “Jimmy” Shemwell
Birth: July 25, 1965 38 27Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 18, 2018Webster Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States
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