Phyllis McCutchen-Baker, 73, of Paducah died Saturday, July 6, 2013, on a cruise trip returning from Alaska.
Phyllis was a member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church where she served as lector and eucharistic minister. Phyllis was owner/operator of Shooters Supply for twenty-five years until her retirement. She served as a hunter education teacher for the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife. She was an instructor for Department of Justice with the CCDW (concealed carry deadly weapon) program and was an officer and instructor for Jackson Purchase Rifle and Pistol Club. She was a lifetime member of National Rifle Association. Phyllis owned and operated Shady Acres Mobile Home Park for fifty-one years.
Surviving are two sons, John Thomas McCutchen and wife Paula of Kevil and Roy Lynn McCutchen and wife Trudy of Paducah; two sisters, Kay Haas and husband Louis of Paducah and Carol Mathis of Paducah; two brothers, Joseph Lynn McKinney of Paducah and Thomas Dean McKinney and wife Jane of Bowman, Ga.; seven grandchildren, Kacey Lynn Clanahan and husband Chance, Michael Clint McCutchen, John Caleb McCutchen, Noah Colin McCutchen, Lauren Ashley McCutchen, Hillary Grace McCutchen, and Shelby Rose McCutchen; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding in death were first husband, John Frederick McCutchen; second husband, James B. Baker; her parents, Emory Dean McKinney and Catherine Elizabeth Langston McKinney; one sister, Mary Patricia McKinney; and one brother, Robert Steven McKinney.
A funeral mass will be held Monday, July 15, 2013, at 12 p.m. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church with the Rev. Brian Roby officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Kenton Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.
Expression of sympathy may be made to St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 116 S. 6th Street, Paducah, KY 42001.
You may leave a message of sympathy or light a candle at www.milnerandorr.com