|Birth: ||Jan. 17, 1918|
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 2011|
1918 - 2011
Florane Justice Baird, age 92, of Pikeville passed away Tuesday, January 11, 2011, at the Pikeville Medical Center.
She was born January 17, 1918, in Pike County. Ky., the daughter of the late Zach and Lucretia Charles Justice.
She was a Homemaker and a lifelong member of the First Presbyterian Church of Pikeville. A member of the First Presbyterian Church of Pikeville Women's Circle and a member of the D.A.R. She graduated from the University of Kentucky on June 7, 1940, receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree. She was also a graduate of Pikeville College Academy and received an Honorary Doctorate from Pikeville College.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, William Jesse Baird on October 31, 1987, and by one brother, Z. Charles Justice.
She is survived by three sons, William J. Baird III (Kaye), John H. Baird (Jayne), and Charles J. Baird (Kitty) all of Pikeville, one daughter, Jane Baird Evans of Phoenix, AZ., Fifteen grandchildren, Virginia B. Williamson (Oliver), Elizabeth B. Salyers (Chip), Sarah B. Rowe (Brandon), Katheryn B. McGregor (John), William J. Baird IV (Natasha), Rebecca J. Baird, David L. Baird (Lisa), Andrew Evans, Daniel Evans, Emily M. Skaggs (James), Sarah McGuire, Leigh Ann R. Hoagland (Mike), Roger Brent McPeek, Cody P. Johnson (Billy) and William C. Pauley III (Karen), Eighteen great-grandchildren, William Williamson, Sydney Williamson, Olivia Williamson, Chelsea Williamson, Carson Salyers, Cate Salyers, Baird Rowe, Ava Rowe, Harper Gray McGregor, John Rutledge McGregor II, Maggie Hope Baird, William J. Baird V, Allison Rebecca Baird, Blake McGuire, Jayne Skaggs, Kathryn Skaggs, Holly Hoagland and Nick Hoagland.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 14, 2011, at the First Presbyterian Church of Pikeville with Jeremy Tackett officiating. Burial will follow in the Johnson Memorial Park at Pikeville, Ky.
Visitation will be at the J.W. Call Funeral Home Chapel, Thursday from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.
Serving as Pallbearers will be Wm. Jesse Baird IV, David L. Baird, Will Williamson, Andrew Evans, Oliver Williamson, Chip Salyers, Brandon, Rowe, Brent McPeek and John McGregor.
Johnson Memorial Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 12, 2011
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