News Death Notice
BAIRD, Roger Wayne 43, of Ravenna, Ohio, passed away February 28, 2013 in University Hospitals of Cleveland. He was born November 7, 1969 in Madison County, Ohio, the son of Mary Frances Baird. Roger was an avid hunter and fisherman and was a life time member of the NRA. He was employed by Hoover Heating and Air Conditioning in Solon, Ohio. Roger was a graduate of Northeastern High School, Hocking College, Fortis College and the Eastern School of Ferrier. Survivors include his mother; Mary Francis Christie of South Charleston, his best friend and former spouse; April Scammahorn, one son; Quinton Wayne Baird, Ravenna, one sister and brother-in-law; Heather and Justin Koster, South Charleston, aunts; Ruth Xanders, South Charleston and Dorothy (Charles) Warren, Coshocton, Ohio, niece; Lilliana Koster, cousin; Jack Wiggins and special friend; Gray Fisher, Sydney, Australia. Funeral services will be held at 3:00PM Wednesday in the Hillside Avenue Church of God. Friends may visit with the family from 1:00PM until the time of the services. Memorial contributions may be made at any Security National Bank under the name of Quinton Baird, Roger's son. Arrangements are being handled by the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME.