Freida Elizabeth Baird

Freida Elizabeth Baird, 92, of Poteaudied Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011 in Poteau.Freida was born Feb. 7, 1919, in Lancaster,Texas, to Nick Olen and Eddie C.(Brundage) Worley. She worked in a drygoods store as a clerk and many years atCity Shoe Market. Freida was preceded indeath by her husband, Idus Baird; greatgrandson, Carson Wann; and her parents.Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Nancyand Jim Wann of Poteau; grandchildren, Roger and DawnWann of Lindsey, Texas, Danny and Elizabeth Wann ofPoteau; great-grandchildren, Nathan Privett, BritneyWann, Sabrina Wann-Minor, Nick Wann, Jace Wann,Logan Wann, Faith Wann and Gauge Wann.Services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 6, at FirstBaptist Church in Monroe with the Rev. Garry Haskinsofficiating. Burial will be in Monroe Cemetery. Pallbearerswill be Danny Wann, Roger Wann, Kirk Smith, DonaldSmith, Nathan Privett, Jace Wann, Nick Wann and LoganWann. Honorary pallbearers will be the men of the church.The family will be at the funeral home Tuesday from6-7 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.Online messages may be left at are under the direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home, Poteau.