|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1927|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 2, 2004|
Dana C. Baird Sr.
PINEY FLATS – Dana C. Baird Sr., age 77, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2004, at Bristol Regional Medical Center. He was born in Watauga County, N.C., a son to the late Carl and Laura McGuire Baird. Mr. Baird retired from Flavorich Dairy after 40 years of service and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was a member of Piney Flats Baptist Church.
Survivors include wife of 58 years, Louise Russell Baird; sons, Dana Carl "Danny" Baird and wife Teresa of Piney Flats and Clifton Dwayne Baird and wife Sharon of Montgomery, Texas; brothers, Joseph Dwight Baird and wife Beulah of Gray, Tenn., William "Bill" Baird and wife Yvonne of Bluff City and Lawrence Baird and wife Aurelia of Kingsport; sisters, Ruby Russell of Bristol Virginia, IvaDine McMaster and husband Andrew of Kingsport, Shirley Thomas and husband Robert of Bluff City, Margie "Hobby" Louitte of Port Orange, Fla., Faye Williams and husband Gene of Piney Flats, Kay Warren and husband Samuel of Piney Flats and Sharon Blevins and husband Luther of Piney Flats; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Holtz, and two brothers, Dallas Baird and Dick Baird.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2004, at the Piney Flats Baptist Church, with Dr. Allen Davis officiating. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 5 until 6:45 p.m., prior to the service. The committal service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday in the Glenwood Cemetery. Nephews will serve as honorary pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Piney Flats Baptist Church, 100 Cherry St., Piney Flats. Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net.
Weaver Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Bertha Louise Russell Baird (1925 - 2009)
Created by: Thomas L. Harman
Record added: Jun 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71995843
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