Patricia Ann Baker of Payson graduated from Northern Arizona University on May 12, 2006 with a bachelor's degree in Humanities and a minor in Psychology.
She wore her cap and gown and turned her tassel while two of her daughters, Jamie Campbell and Alicia Baker, watched from the bleachers. Baker graduated from high school in 1970.
She graduated from Pima Community College in 2004 with an associate's degree. She plans to attend graduate school in the fall of 2007.
"It was always something I wanted to finish and after raising three daughters," she said. "I finally did it."