Bruce Arlen Baird, 78, was born on Aug. 21, 1935 in Sioux City, Iowa. He died on Feb. 25, 2014 in Lake Havasu City, Ariz. He was preceded in death by his son, Mark William Baird; grandson, Lyle Mark Aneas and granddaughter Haley Baird. He leaves behind his wife, Judith Marie Baird; his children, Suzanne Frost (Gary), Bruce R. Baird, Bonnie Aneas and Timothy Baird; as well as 12 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
He grew up in Eagle Butte, S.D, and moved to Globe in 1964, where he was self-employed. He lived the last 14 years in Bagdad, Ariz. with his son Bruce Baird. He loved being with family, riding horses, fishing and old Westerns.