Obituary of Margaret Baird
Margaret "Peggy" Mary Stephens Brittingham Baird, age 93, went home to be with her Lord & Savior on April 26, 2018 in Bellingham, WA. Margaret "Peggy" Baird was born on Nov. 23, 1924 to Elijah Washington Stephens and Florence Anna Stephens near Dagsboro, DE.
Married Russell Lewis Brittingham on Jan. 6, 1943 in Elkton, MD. They had one child Rita Carol Brittingham. Margaret was preceded in death by husband Russell (1944) and daughter Rita (1945).
Married Alvin Roy Baird on Aug. 29, 1948 in Wilmington (Elsmere) DE. They had 3 children. Donna, James, and David. Preceded in death by husband Alvin Baird (1987) & grandson Jeffrey Land (1971).
Survived by daughter Donna Land (Wes), son James Baird (Susan), and son David Baird, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson.
Graduated in 1942 from Lord Baltimore School in Millville - Ocean View, DE. Graduated in 1959 with an Associate of Arts Degree in Business from College of the Sequoias in Visalia, CA. Worked at DuPont in Wilmington, DE. Worked at Moore Business Forms in Visalia, CA. Retired after working in the Purchasing Department at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA.
Enjoyed working in the flower beds - dahlias were a favorite. Enjoyed traveling. Loved her family. Loved the Lord Jesus Christ. Member of Spring Creek Bible Church in Bellingham, WA.
Graveside service on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at 1:00pm at Enterprise Cemetery in Ferndale, WA. Reception to follow at Spring Creek Bible Church. Family and friends are welcome.