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Billie Reece Baird, 83, of Burleson, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.

Funeral services 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, 2018, at First Baptist Church of Burleson. Interment will follow at Burleson Memorial Cemetery. Visitation is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday evening, Dec. 20, 2018, at Lucas and Blessing Funeral Home.

Billie was born Jan. 28, 1935, to Elmer and Flossie Baird in Hobbs, New Mexico. He was a great example of integrity and humility who left a lasting impression on many people. Billie was a faithful servant of God and taught Sunday school for close to 60 years.

Mr. Baird was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather who will be dearly missed.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Terri Baird; parents, Elmer and Flossie Baird; brother, Bryon Baird and step-mother, Ruthalee Baird.

Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Doris Baird; daughter, Toni Baird Borras and husband, Dennis; step-son, Don Leslie Walters; grandchildren, Diane McCullough and husband, Josh, Christina Alvarado and husband, JC, Kyle Casey and wife, April, Lindsay Matherne and husband, Myles, Caitlin Freeman and husband, Trever; nine great-grandchildren; nephew, Michael Baird; niece, Jennifer Baird Brown and numerous other loving family members and friends.

Lucas and Blessing Home, in Burleson, is handling the arrangements. 817-295-9000

Burleson Star

327 N.W. Renfro St.
PO Box 909
Burleson, TX 76028-0909

Phone: 817-295-0486
FAX: 817-295-5278



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