Margaret "June" Baird

Margaret 'June' Baird

SALISBURY - Margaret "June" Baird, 78, died Dec. 29, 2009, at the Laurels Nursing Home in Salisbury.

Born Dec. 2, 1931, in Jersey City, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Lillian Wilkins and Paul F. Nieter.

She was a member of Milford Hills United Methodist Church, where she served as a Communion steward. She was a member of the Golden Rule Sunday School Class and delivered meals for Meals on Wheels. Mrs. Baird enjoyed being a caretaker for all of her family, friends and church members.

She is survived by her husband, James A. Baird; daughter Carolyn Serpe and husband George of Kenosha, Wis.; son William J. Baird and Brooke of Joelton, Tenn.; and sister Susan Tobias and husband Keith of Columbus, Ohio; and grandchildren Ryan and Lilly Baird and Mo Serpe.

Service and Visitation: Memorial service will be held Dec. 31 at 11 a.m. at Milford Hills United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Christopher B. Hughes. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. in the church fellowship hall.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family would like memorials to be made to Milford Hills United Methodist Church, 1630 Statesville Blvd., Salisbury, NC 28144.

Summersett Funeral Home is serving the Baird family. Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

Summersett Funeral Home, Inc. & Cremation Center - Salisbury
1315 West Innes Street  Salisbury, NC 28144
(704) 633-2111

Published in Salisbury Post on Dec. 30, 2009