Dateline: March 30, 2006
Funeral services for Jimmy
J. Baird, age 70, of Howardwick were held at 10:00 a.m. on
Monday, March 13, 2006, at Briarwood Full Gospel Church of Pampa, with
Rev. Gene Allen, retired Full Gospel pastor, and Rev. Lynn Hancock, pastor
of Briarwood Full Gospel Church, officiating.
Graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 13,
2006, at the Mobeetie Cemetery in Mobeetie under the direction of
Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors of Pampa.
Mr. Baird died March
10, 2006, in Amarillo. He was
born March 4, 1936 in Mobeetie. He had been a resident of Howardwick for
ten years, moving from Pampa. He
married Marietta Mitchell on December 2, 1955, in Pampa.
He was plant manager for Cabot Gas Processing for 17 years,
retiring from Trident Gas Processing as plant manager in 1994.
He was a member of the Briarwood Full Gospel Church and was a
member of the Top O’ Texas Masonic Lodge #1381 AF&AM of Pampa.
Survivors include his
wife, Marietta Baird of the home; one daughter, Karan Swan of Pampa; two
sons, Jimmy Wayne Baird of Amarillo and Jay Baird of Panhandle; one
brother, H.L. “Buster” Baird of Howardwick; one sister; Barbara Bruce
of Pampa; four granddaughters: Payton Baird of Amarillo, Sara Swan of
Pampa, Ashby Baird and Avery Baird, both of Canyon; step-mother, Bess
Baird of Dumas; two step-brothers; and one step-sister.
Memorials may be made
to Briarwood Full Gospel Church Building Fund, 1800 W. Harvester, Pampa,
Texas 79065, or a favorite charity.
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