Mrs. Sarah Claudine Baird, age 77, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Baird was born in Commerce to the late Claude and Hassie Mae McElreath Echols. She was a member of Full Gospel Holiness Church and was retired from Westclox. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Baird was preceded in death by her husband, Farris O Dean Baird and daughter, Judy Lynn Baird. Mrs. Baird is survived by her daughters, Myra Kitchens and Sheila Tanner both of Commerce; sons, Marty Baird of Commerce and Randy Baird of Leesburg, FL; 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; aunt, Aieleen Nesley of Commerce; and sister-in-law, Louise Maxwell of Nicholson.
Funeral services will be at 2 PM, Friday, September 19 at the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with Rev. Toby Dyer, Rev. Larry Dyer and Rev. Marty Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Howington Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday night from 5 to 8 PM.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce is in charge of arrangements.