Mr. Wayne D. Baker, of Enoree, SC passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the age of 68.
Wayne was born to parents Charles and Audrey Baker on September 30, 1950 in New Jersey and attended Indian Hills High School. He is survived by his three children Wayne Baker Jr., Daniel Baker, and Mykaella Baker; his three sisters, Susan Fowler, Janet Baker Stough, and Holly Heitmann; and four grandchildren. Wayne played football for Clemson University from 1968 to 1972 as a defensive end and was selected as an all-conference player in 1971. Wayne was also part of the Clemson fencing team and was the first Tiger to place in the top 10 at an NCAA meet. He graduated from Clemson in 1972 with a degree in Mathematics.
A service is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on June 1st, 2019 at JK Yarborough Funeral Home in Woodruff, SC with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Wayne’s life. Flowers and condolences may be sent to 1225 Cross Anchor Road, Woodruff, SC 29388.