Paul Edward Baker age 60, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday August 28, 2018. He was born in Madison, Indiana on November 21, 1957 to Edith and John Strickland. He enjoyed working on cars but most of all spending time with his family. He was a gentle giant who was loved by all and will be missed by all who knew him. He is preceded in death by his parents. Paul is survived by his beloved wife, Sarah Leclere; his children, Meloney Tirim and Jonathan Landers; his brother, David Baker and his sisters, Kathy Spencer and Marie Wilcox. Also survived by three grand children, one great-grandchild, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. A visitation for family and friends will be held at Sterling-White Funeral Home 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd. Highlands, on Thursday evening September 6, , 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Services will be held on Friday afternoon September 7, 2018 in Sterling White Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be in Sterling White Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Sterling-White Funeral Home 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd. Highlands, Texas 77562. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.sterlingwhite.com. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to M.D. Anderson Cancer Center or St. Jude’s Childrens Cancer Research Center.