Clay P. Baird Sr.
Senator Clay P. Baird Sr., 94, of Clarksville, IN., passed away on Monday, February 17, 2020 at the University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, KY. Baird was a home builder and developer, author, member of American Legion Post 35, Clark Lodge No. 40 F&AM;, and a member of Howard Park Christian Church. He is a graduate of the University of Louisville and served in the United States Army Air Force during WWII. Baird served two terms in the Indiana Senate representing District 45 which serves Clark and Floyd Counties and two terms as Clerk-Treasurer for the town of Clarksville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James P. and Amy Schuler Baird, and his wife of 40 years, Juanita Baird.
He is suvived by his sons, Clay Baird Jr., James Baird (Donna), and Erik Baird all of Clarksville, IN; a daughter Amy Jones Ullrich (Albert) of Jeffersonville, IN., six grandchildren, Rande Jones, Corie Jones, Amber Holt, Maggie Baird, Olivia Baird, and Eden Baird; four great grandchildren, Gary Jones, Revan Holt, Julius Holt, and Aayla Holt, a sister, Amy Jo Munich of Clarksville and his faithful caring companion Marilyn Allen of Clarksville. Visitation will be held from 1 to 8 p.m. at Chapman Funeral Home, Clarksville on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. Funeral services will be held at Howard Park Christian Church on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. The family requests any gifts go to Howard Park christian Church in Senator Baird's name. Online condolences at
Published on February 17, 2020


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sandra fitzgerald
Feb 22, 2020
a great man full of smiles and laugh, the best stories and advice...I am grateful to have meet mr.baird. i will miss ya..r.i.p.
Krista Townsend
Feb 19, 2020
Sending love and prayers for the Baird family, I am truly sorry for your loss, I am going to miss him but I will always cherish our memories we made. Love, Krista
Alan Bryant and Family
Feb 19, 2020
Sincerest condolences to the Baird Family for your loss.
Feb 17, 2020
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