Baird-Freeman Funeral Home

221 N Meridian Street
Portland, Indiana 47371
Jay County
(260) 726-7171

Check with Baird-Freeman Funeral Home about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Portland, Indiana location.

Contact the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (260) 726-7171.

If there is a religious preference, make sure that Baird-Freeman Funeral Home can accommodate your religious practices before, during and after the funeral ceremony and at any graveside service.

The Baird-Freeman Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Portland, Indiana. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Portland, Indiana and Jay County.

Portland, Indiana Obituaries and News
Virginia Laux March 27, 2015

Graveside services and burial follow immediately. Friends may call from 2:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland, Indiana. Contributions may be made in Virginia's memory & spirit to the Holy Trinity ... (The Daily Standard)

Robert E. Ruhl, 79 January 02, 2015

He worked for Indiana Glass, was a truck driver ... thrirteen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland, with Pastor Delmer McCowan presiding. (Star-Press)

Earl E. Douglass, 69 December 19, 2014

Douglass, 69, of Portland, Indiana, passed away Tuesday ... and Abilene and Bentley Hough. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 20, at 10:00 a.m. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Strietelmeier presiding. Burial with military ... (Spencer Evening World)

Dortha Wright March 09, 2013

Dortha Wright, 87, Portland, Ind., died March 7, 2013, at Indiana University Ball Memorial Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Sunday at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, the Rev. Bill Bradley presiding. Burial will follow in Spring Hill ... (The Daily Standard)

Death Notice: LORI DAYL MILLER January 01, 2008

Services will be Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008 at 11 a.m. at Green Park Cemetery, Portland, Indiana, Father Robert Moran officiating. Arrangements by Baird-Freeman Funeral Home. Preferred memorials to Jay County Public Library, Children's Services, 315 North Ship ... (Chicago Tribune)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Sullivan, Indiana
I'd give this place 0 stars if I could. The man running the place is the rudest person I've ever met. He started taking flowers off my Nanny's casket and packing her up while we were still in the funeral home crying. He and his staff made laying my Nanny to rest an absolutely horrible experience.

North Vernon, Indiana
DO NOT DO BUSINESS WITH THIS MAN! It's a good thing his primary customers are already dead, considering how he treats his live customers. In fact if you are unlucky enough to rent housing from him, you and your family may soon wind up as a customer at his funeral home. Perhaps that's the real reason he painted over and then refused to deal with *black mold* in a home he rents to a family with young children, two of whom have serious health problems. After consistently harassing (as in, peeking into their windows, sending *late-night* texts demanding to come over right then, ETC) he decided to tell cut off their water with NO warning. He is to pay utilities, the family has always paid their rent, this was uncalled for and illegal, especially in the middle of summer!!! The diabetic child cannot wash his hands before testing his blood glucose levels. He refuses to be reasonable and turn the water back on. Hmm, is business really that bad that you have to drum up more customers?"

Otterbein, Indiana
Mark Shoemaker was very helpful at time when we needed him to be. On-time prompt and very professional

Nashville, Indiana
I hate it!!Can't find most recent obituaries so how do you expect anyone to attend a funeral?

Corydon, Indiana
May I read again my condolence sent to Paul David Reynolds?