Fred “Gene” Eugene Baird, age 88 of Clarksville, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021, at Tennova Healthcare. 

Gene was born September 20, 1932, in Jackson County, GA. He is preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Joe Neblett, and survived by his wife, Mildred Diane Neblett Baird; son, Chris E. Baird; grandchildren: Kelley McDaniel, Wes Baird, and 3 great-grandchildren: Calin, Madalyn, Bo; brother-in-law, Paul Neblett; sisters-in-law, Joyce Decker, Betty Neblett, and many nieces and nephews.