Mrs. Verlda J. Baird , age 76 of the Stinking Creek Community in LaFollette, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016. She was of the Church of God Faith. Preceded in death by Husband, William Franklin “Billy” Baird, Parents, Leon Baird and Martha Ayers.
Survivors: Children, Brenda Bolton and husband, Lee, Melinda Gail Baird, Patsy Trippensee and husband, Allan, Billy Joe Baird, and Louann Baird; 11 Grandchildren; 14 Great Grandchildren; and 2 Great-Great Grandchildren. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services Monday 8 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Delmus Bruce, Rev. Pat Ayers, and Rev. Hansford Bolton officiating. Family and friends will meet Tuesday 10 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Davis Cemetery for graveside services and interment. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 P.M. before services at Walters Funeral Home. Online condolences for Mrs. Baird may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Verlda J. Baird.