Richard Henry Baird, 77, of Vinton, passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018. He was founder of Baird Dry Wall And Acoustic, Inc. and was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was predeceased by a daughter, Lynn Marie Baird; grandson, Jacob Henry Baird, and brothers, Warren and Peter Baird.
Surviving family includes his wife of 55 years, Mary DeLong Baird; daughter, Sandra Baird Bragg; son, Richard DeLong Baird and wife, Terri; sisters, Mary Rung and Anne Baird; grandchildren, Leigha Bragg, Dustin Baird, and Derek Baird; great-grandchildren, Emma Elizabeth Bragg and Justin Stacy, and numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 18, 2018 at the Lotz Funeral Home Chapel in Vinton. Interment will follow in Mountain View Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 6-8 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the Stewartsville-Chamblissburg Fire Department or the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at www.lotzfuneralhomevinton.com