Ledgie Mae Baird age 91 passed away Monday evening November 11, 2012 she was preceded in death by her father, Charles Ellis Baird, her mother Margaret Agnes Hale Baird, and her brother, Clayton Carleton Baird, she was a member of the Central Church of Christ in Ocala, FL.

She graduated valedictorian from the Fellowship High School in Marion County FL. on May 25th 1939. She lived in Jacksonville FL. 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 on Sunday June 1, 1941.

While in Jacksonville she attended the Comptometer School, the Massey Business Collage, with credits from the Jacksonville Junior College. She was secretary to an attorney, and served as an accountant to C.P.A.'s, she retired from the Home Economics Dept. of the Agriculture Extension Service in Ocala FL. on June 30, 1983 after 21 years of service.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 4:00 pm at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Morriston, FL 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 are under the care of Knauff Funeral Home-Williston.

Published in Gainesville Sun from Nov. 15 to Nov. 16, 2012