Sidney Benjamin “Junior” Baird Jr., 75, died Friday, April 4, 2019, with his family by his side. A native of Halifax County, Junior was the son of the late Sidney B. Baird Sr. and Ella B. Baird. A proud Marine Corps Vietnam Veteran, he also worked for many years as a maintenance supervisor at Airmold. Junior also worked on and sold golf equipment for many years.
Junior is survived by his daughter; Kim B. Hooker and her husband John of Ashville, his son; Sidney B.”Skip” Baird III, brother; Terry Baird and his wife Agnes of Wilmington, sisters; Phyllis B. Edmonds, Glenda B. Moseley and her husband Melvin ,and Carolyn B. Hux, grandchildren; Emily Baird, Sydney Baird, Katherine Hartsook, Caroline Hooker, and Graham Hooker, a great grandchild; Jude Hartsook.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April, 6, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at New Testament Christian Church with Minister Daniel West and Minister Chris Hux officiating. Burial, with Military Honors, will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until service time at the Church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to New Testament Christian Church, 615 Jackson St., Roanoke Rapids, N.C. 27870.
1015 West 5th Street
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
SIDNEY BENJAMIN "JUNIOR" BAIRD, JR.
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