|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1962|
|Death: ||May 23, 1987|
Obituary from the Topeka Capital-Journal
Ricky C. Baird, 22, Topeka, was killed Saturday, May 23, 1987, in a motorcycle accident in Kansas City. The Kansas Highway Patrol said the motorcycle went out of control on an elevated section of Interstate 70, jumped a guardrail and fell to a highway below.
Mr. Baird was a tollgate attendant for the Kansas Turnpike Authority.
He was born Oct. 24, 1962, in Atwood, the son of Terry C. and Nancy L. Baird.
Mr. Baird attended Tecumseh North Grade School and graduated in 1983 from Shawnee Heights High School. He was a member of the United Methodist Church at Tecumseh.
Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Terry Baird, at home, a sister, Eugena Baird, at home; a grandmother, Mrs. Meda Stebbins, at home; and a step-grandmother, Mrs. Louise Baird, Medina, Ohio.
Services will be at 3:30 p. m. Wednesday at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery. Mr. Baird will lie in state after 8 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, where relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: JH
Record added: Jun 30, 2012
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