Margaret Haynie McDevitt Baker
Margaret Haynie McDevitt Baker, 97, formerly of Asheville, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008, at her home in Brevard.
Baker was born in Madison Co., and was the daughter of the late Dan Taylor Haynie and Lela Phipps Haynie. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, N.B. McDevitt Jr. and Frank E. Baker; and by two sisters.
She was a 1926 graduate of Walnut High School and a 1930 graduate of Maryville College. In 1958, she also re-ceived a Masters Degree in Education from UNC-CH.
Baker taught in the Madison County and Asheville City School systems and was a mathematics teacher at Lee H. Edwa...