Jerry Nix Baird

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Jerry Nix Baird, 83, of Hughes Springs passed away September 8, 2021 in a Tyler, Texas hospital.  Mr. Baird was born January 4, 1938 in Bishop, Texas to Justis Baird and Ollie Mae Nix Baird.

He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Rodell Baird; daughter, Daisy Black; sons, Shawn, Chad, Jason, Hank, Will and Chester Baird; 18 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Justis and Ollie Baird; sister, Marilyn Baird-Nolte; brothers, Weldon, Dewey and Harold Baird, and one daughter-in-law, Julie Baird.

Services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Daingerfield, Texas with Wayne Kerr officiating.

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  1. I'm heartbroken over your loss….Jerry always treated me and my kids like a part of the family. We have in our faith to know he has went on to a better place and will be waiting for others to join when that time arrives. The love and guidance he provided to all he knew will be a constant reminder on we can all strive to be more like he was….may you days be filled with wonderful memories and your hearts find peace….

  2. I am so sorry for your loss. Your family always welcomed me and mine wherever we were. I am proud to call you my friends. Take care.

  3. Dear Aunt Rodell and Cousins, we are so sorry and saddened to hear about Uncle Jerry. Unfortunately we will not be able to come on Saturday for the service but you will be in our hearts, thoughts & prayers. When things settle down a bit we will come for a visit and we are looking forward to the Thanksgiving Gathering.
    love you all, Deborah & Pat

  4. Chad and family, we are so so sorry to hear this. He was a very sweet man. Prayers for comfort and peace to you all.

  5. Liz and I are praying for peace and strength with God's continued blessings; please call if we can do anything. We love you.

  6. Rodell and family. I am so sorry to get the message about Jerry. I just learned or would have been at his funeral. Jerry and my brother Billy Fred looked a lot alike and in younger years were very loving cousins. May God Bless his soul and you also in this sad time. Phone; 254 449 8036

  7. Loved Mr. Baird with all my heart. Always had a smile and could fix anything. He had more energy than anyone I knew. Will miss him very much.

  8. I'm so sorry to hear about Jerry. God bless and help you. I listened to your message today, as I usually don't take the calls from numbers I don't know. I don't have your number or I would be calling. Again, I'm so sorry.

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