Margaret "Maggie" E. Baird, 73, of Payson, died Oct. 6, 2003. She was born Feb. 14, 1930 in Grants Pass, Ore.
She was raised in Grants Pass, where she met and married Bob Baird. They were happily married and ministering together for 55 years.
Mrs. Baird enjoyed traveling the country, but especially loved the dirt roads of Arizona. She was a wonderful wife, mother and a friend, and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband, Robert M. Baird of Payson; sons, Robert M. Baird, Jr. of Redondo Beach, Calif. and Russell M. Baird of Payson; daughters, Sheri Bordcosh of Cottonwood, Carol Glennie of Phoenix and Patti Anderson of Corona, Calif.; and eight grandchildren.
There will be a visitation at 10 a.m. Thursday Oct. 9 at Payson Christian Church, 501 E. Rancho Road. A funeral service will follow at 11 a.m.
Interment will be at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park.
Donations can be sent to Arizona Reservations Ministries, 390 E. Sycamore, Globe, AZ 85501, or Rim Country Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 305, Payson, AZ 85547.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.