Ledgie Mae Baird, 91, died November 11, 2012.
She was a member of the Central Church of Christ in Ocala.
She graduated valedictorian from the Fellowship High School in Marion County in 1939. She lived in Jacksonville for a number of years. While there she attended the Church of Christ at Margaret and Myra Streets in Riverside Park. She was baptized into the Lord June 1, 1941.
While in Jacksonville she attended the Comptometer School, the Massey Business College, with credits from the Jacksonville Junior College. She was secretary to an attorney and served as an accountant to CPAs. She retired from the Home Economics Department of the Agriculture Extension Service in Ocala after 21 years of service.
She she was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Ellis Baird and Margaret Agnes Hale Baird and her brother, Clayton Carleton Baird.
A graveside service was held Nov. 16 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Morriston with Dennis Hoar officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations are to be made to Sylvia's Hospice House 2895 SE 62nd Street Ocala, FL 34480.
Arrangements were under the care of Knauff Funeral Home-Williston.
Published in Chiefland Citizen on Nov. 22, 2012