RAY A. BAIRD
Ray A. Baird, 86, of Arlington, passed away January 3, 2013 at Virginia Hospital Center. He was preceded in death by his mother, Elva Ratcliffe Fussell, father, David L. Baird, and brother, Leonard Stuart Baird. He leaves behind his companion of many years, Charlotte Alvino; a niece, Janet "Vicky" Brown, and several cousins. He served in the Army
during the Korean War
and worked for the District of Columbia Department of Housing as an inspector for over 40 years. He will be buried at Oak Hill Cemetery in Fredericksburg on Friday, January 11 at 2 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the John Lyon VFW
Post 3150, 2116 North 19th St., Arlington, VA, 22201, where he was a lifetime member. There will be a memorial service at a later date at the VFW Post 3150. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.