William “Billy” Baird, 68, of Englewood, Fla., died peacefully Tuesday, June 24, 2014, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
He was born March 5, 1946, in Fort Knox, Ky.
Billy was a very successful entrepreneur in the years after his retirement as a senior Captain with Eastern Airlines.
He enjoyed his life immensely, and is survived by many good and dear friends; along with his family, including his brother, Miller (Linda) Baird; sister, Whitney (Michael) Hadley; and nephews, Michael Mumaw and Ben (Jessica) Mumaw.
Billy wished no memorial service, but simply to be remembered fondly.
Arrangements are with National Cremation Society of Port Charlotte, Fla.