Miles~Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the services for Sylvia Sellers Baird, age 82, who passed away Friday, October 28, 2016 at her residence. She was a resident of Appling County. She retired from Winn-Dixie after 32 years of service and served 10 years with the Appling Hospital Auxiliary. She was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church and the Naomi Sunday School Class.
She was preceded in death by her former husband, Nathan “Nat” Sellers, parents, Clarence and Maude Williams Lockhart and a grandson, Brent Sellers.
Survivors include her husband of 28 years, Edward Baird; two sons, Wayne Sellers and Randy Sellers and wife Yvonne; one daughter, Kathy Mayers and husband Edsel; five step children, Nancy, Debbie, Susan, Jennifer and Eddie; six grandchildren, Don, David, Kristy, Amanda, Brandy and Clint; six great grandchildren, Krista, Haley, Brandon, Kaylei, Savannah and Jace; one brother, C.H. Lockhart and wife Elaine; one sister, Mainell Trogdon and husband Bill; one brother in-law, Lemuel “Doc” Sellers; several nieces, nephew and other family also survive.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 4 p.m. from the Miles – Nobles Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverends Tommy Daniels and Brad Park officiating,
Interment will follow in the Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held two hours prior to services on Sunday.
Active Pallbearers will be Don Sellers, David Wilson, Clint Sellers, Harry Moody, Tony Lockhart and Devon Edwards.
Honorary pallbearers will be former Winn-Dixie Associates, Appling Hospital Auxiliary, Woodlawn Baptist Church members, friends and neighbors of Shady Acres, and friends, Pat Heath, Francs Yawn, Joyce Thompson and Joyce Williams.
Friends and family may sign the online guest book at milesnobles.com.
Miles~Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements for Sylvia Sellers Baird.