Mary Jane Hudson Baird
Mary Jane Hudson Baird
  • January 8, 1943 - July 25, 2017
  • Greensboro, North Carolina

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Mary Jane Hudson Baird, 74, of Greensboro, went home to be with The Lord on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Hospice of the Piedmont.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Hanes-Lineberry Sedgefield Chapel with burial to follow at Guilford Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 until 11:00 am, prior to the service.
Jane was born on January 8, 1943 in Guilford County to the late Lee Thomas Hudson and Christine Watkins Hudson and was of the Baptist Faith. She was employed by C.G.R. Products for about eleven years but, her most rewarding job was being the mother to her seven children. Jane loved to crochet back in the day, take trips to the beach and she was an avid television and people watcher. She loved all animals but, especially her loving and loyal companion, her dog Julie. Jane was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and friend who was loved by many and will be missed by all who knew her. In addition to her parents, Jane was preceded in death by two sons, Terry and Rodney Nixon; a sister, June Summers; and a brother, Tommy Hudson.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children, Wally Nixon of Reidsville, Pam Jessup and her husband Bruce of Pilot Mountain, Karen Tilley and her husband Wayne of Reidsville, Teresa "Tc" Harnage and her husband Keith of Greensboro, and Johnny Nixon of South Carolina; sister, Judy Hudson of Greensboro; brother, Bennie Lee Hudson and his wife Jeannie of Pleasant Garden; 16 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, and numerous extended family members.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont at 1801 Westchester Dr., High Point, NC 27262 or to The Guilford County Animal Shelter at 4525 W. Wendover Ave., Greensboro, NC 27409.
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