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
Baird-Freeman Funeral Home May 16, 2016

PORTLAND, Ind. — John V. Ainsworth, age 78, 1296 W. 450 South Portland passed away Friday in the Jay County Hospital. He was born in Mercer County, Ohio, May 7, 1937, the son of Alex and Ruth (Brown) Ainsworth. ... (legacy.com)

Lowell Menchhofer April 27, 2016

Lowell Nevada Menchhofer, 91, of Portland, IN passed away on April 23, 2016 at Parkview Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Lowell was born ... 4:00-7:00 PM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday April 29, 2016 at 10:00 ... (The Daily Standard)

Death Notices: Miriam (Midge) Williams December 30, 2015

PORTLAND - Miriam "Midge" Williams, 94, passed away Saturday, December 26, 2015. Services are 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. (Star-Press)

JOHN AINSWORTH December 13, 2015

Also surviving are five sons, Gary Ainsworth (wife Sandra) of North Judson, Indiana, Dale Ainsworth (wife Kristy) of Portland, Donald Ainsworth ... Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-7 p.m. at the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home. Memorials can be made to ... (legacy.com)

Death Notices: Karla Lee Weesner September 14, 2015

PORTLAND - Karla Lee Weesner, 61, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2015. Services are 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland. Calling is 3-7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. www.bairdfreeman.com. (Star-Press)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Oakland City, Indiana
John and everyone were wonderful to our family. We thank you for helping us in this difficult time.
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Alexandria, Indiana
On 10/18/2013 I gave a very strong negative review, As a result of the situation of not having ownership of my funeral policy I traveled from California to Indiana and staged a protest and picket in front of Owens Funeral Home, After three days Mike Owens came out and we had a 45 min conversation, We discovered we had both been deceived by a Jay Long, the trustee of a estate. Once Mr, Owens realized the truth and the facts he went to work and corrected the problem within one day, He called the insurance company and accomplished having the policy put into my name, I have been restored and made whole. THANK YOU Mike Owens
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Alexandria, Indiana
Bud and Susan are both caring people and work with you to give the best service possible . Our family has chosen them for two previous funeral services and the latest was on Saturday the 19th for a Memorial service for my daughter Brenda Mullins Moore. Highly recommend them to anyone needing their service's.
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Alexandria, Indiana
Owens Funeral Home owner Mike Owens is a very clever man who gains a persons CONFIDENCE, then secretly changes the deal giving himself great advantage. If you must deal with him hire a good probate attorney, if not go to a different funeral home. Be careful he owns three in Alexandria and one in Summitville plus the Alexandria grave yard. I found him to be extremely dishonest and manipulative. I lost several thousand dollars.
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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.
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