Maude E. Baird, age 88, passed away on January 15, 2013 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Tipton, Indiana. She was born in Clay County, TN on April 5, 1924 to Ples and Tessie (Thompson) Adams. On January 18, 1939 Maude married William Baird and he passed away in April of 2002. She was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church in Tipton and a 1989 retiree of the Tipton Hospital after 30 plus years of service. In her spare time Maude enjoyed crocheting, crafts, gardening, and reading her Bible. She is survived by one sister, Olene Pope of Tipton and several nieces and nephews. Maude was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers, and two sisters. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM on Friday January 18, 2013 at the Porter Funeral Home located at 726 East North Street in Tipton. Calling will be held from 12-2 PM the same day of services. Brother Pete McGuire will be officiating. Interment will take place in Tipton’s Fairview Cemetery.