|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1924|
|Death: ||May 24, 2007|
Lavon Ellen Baird, 82, was born July 11, 1924, in Chetopa, Kan., and joined her Father in heaven on Thursday, May 24, 2007.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Chapel, 5725 Colleyville Blvd. Burial: Lavon will be laid to rest on Tuesday in Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Lavon was married on Dec. 3, 1946, to her beloved husband, Roger Gayle Baird Sr., of 41 years. She was the eldest of eight children. Lavon had a degree in education. She was the first postmaster in Southlake. She and Roger founded Southlake Insurance Agency, Baird Realty, Baird Furniture Store and Bill's Service Station.
Lavon was an advocate for helping and volunteering much of her time and money to the church and people less fortunate. She loved life and lived it to its fullest and was a faithful Christian lady.
Lavon was preceded in death by her parents, Cleburne and Jewel; husband, Roger G. Baird; and her brothers, Paul Williams and Bob Williams.
Survivors: Children, son, Roger Gayle Baird Jr. and wife, Donna, son, William Brooklyn Baird and wife, Candy, daughter, Carole Dean Baird; beautiful grandchildren, Matthew Lee Shaver, Elizabeth Janet Baird, William Roger Baird and wife, Shani, Jessica Brooklyn Baird, Brandy Nicole Baird, Callie Rose Baird, and Cassie Sue Ellen Baird; great-grandchildren, Isabella Maria Zampikos, Haleigh Grace Baird and Sydney Ann Shaver.
Roger Gayle Baird (1922 - 1987)*
Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park
Created by: Bolivar Cemetery
Record added: May 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19564770
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