Gloria Ann (Porter) Baker, 59, of Jefferson City, MO, formerly of California, MO passed away on Friday, May 31, 2013 at her residence. She was born on April 10, 1954 in Moniteau County the daughter of Richard (Dick) and Joyce (Inman) Porter, both of whom preceded her in death. She was married on September 12, 1970 at Friendship Baptist Church in California, MO to Jerry W. Baker, who survives. She was a homemaker and also worked at D&R. She enjoyed working and loved her family, her home, and dogs. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and New Hope Baptist Church. Gloria is survived by one son, Hunter Baker of Jefferson City, MO; two daughters, Hannah Anderson and husband Michael of Jefferson City, MO and Amber Rodgers and husband Robert of California, MO; two sisters, Sharon Croy and husband Jerry of Centertown, MO and Ava Weaver and husband Donald of Tipton; and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one brother, Leon Porter. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at the funeral home. Burial was in California City Cemetery. Officiating was Mr. Michael Anderson. Memorials are suggested to the family of Gloria Baker, c/o Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, 100 S. Oak, California, MO 65018. Arrangements were under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California, MO.