Otis Arvel Baird , 71
Passed Away: 02/29/2008
Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville announces the death of Mr. Otis Arvel Baird, age 71, of Dahlonega who died at his residence following an extended illness.
Born in Jackson County, Mr. Baird had lived in Lumpkin County for the past 18 years, having moved from Dawson County. He was a retired bindery specialist in the printing industry and was a member of Winds of Peace Church. Mr. Baird was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert and Estelle Baird; sister, Pud Melton; and brother, Floyd Baird. He was loved and will be missed by many.
Survivors are his children, Michael Baird, Dawsonville; Victor Baird, Dawsonville; Tina Baird, Dawsonville; Scott Baird, Dahlonega; sisters, Trelle Wade, Panama City, Florida; Peggy Anderson, Atlanta; Daren Darnell Kines, Commerce; Dale Baird, Achworth; grandchildren, Travor Baird; Michael Weston; Clayton Baird; great-grandchildren, Autumn Weston and Zachary Weston.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, March 02, 2008, at Winds of Peace Church with Reverend Tommy Paner officiating. The remains will lie in state in the church from 2:00 PM until the funeral hour. Interment will be in Moss Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends after 6:00 PM Saturday, March 01, 2008, at the funeral home.
Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville is in charge of arrangements.
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