February 20, 2016
Mrs. Jessie Jane Honeycutt Baird , age 101 of Rockwood, Tennessee (Westel Community) passed away on February 18, 2016 at the Roane Medical Center in Harriman, Tennessee with her family by her side. Mrs. Baird is a Member and Attended Mt. Vernal Baptist Church in the Mt. Vernal Community in Cumberland County; she was also the Last Chartered Member of the Westal Baptist Church. She was a Loving and Devoted Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Great –Grandmother and a Friend to all who ever met her. She enjoyed Gardening, Quilting, and Taking Care of her Family. In her 101 years of Life on this Earth, Her Faith in God is what led her to be the Mother and Friend she was, it was her sustainer. She was preceded in Death by Parents: George Thomas and Sarah Grindle Honeycutt; Husband: Luther “Luke” Baird; Son: Dennis Baird; Grandson: Randall Baird; Brothers: Dewey, Johnny, Benton, and Ford Honeycutt, along with 2 Infant Brothers; Sisters: Bessie Watson and Margie Miller, along with 1 Infant Sister.
Mrs. Baird leaves behind a Legacy of Love to be cherished, she is survived by:
Son: Onnis Baird (Darla) of Westel, Tennessee
Eddie Baird (Ruth) of Westel, Tennessee
Daughters: Wanda Ross of Rockwood, Tennessee
Iretta Nealon (Lyle) of Westel, Tennessee
Daughter-in-law: Sylvia Baird of Westel, Tennessee
14 Grandchildren, 35 Great-Grandchildren, 17 Great-Great-grandchildren
Sisters: Georgia Mullins of Rockwood, Tennessee
Lenice Ellison of Roddy Community (Rhea County)
Host of Neices, Nephews, and Cousins
Many Friends in the Rockwood and Westel Communities
Arrangements are as Follows: Saturday, February 20, 2016 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary, Family will receive Friends from 11:00am to 1:00pm; Funeral will Follow at 1:00pm with Rev. Wayne Mullins, officiating. Interment and Concluding Services will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood, Tennessee.
Evans Mortuary is Serving the Family of Mrs. Jessie Jane Honeycutt Baird