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
Services for Tuesday November 17, 2014

KEELE, Lucinda M. "Cindy," 6 p.m., The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel. KOONS, Norma, 1 p.m., Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland. ARNOLD, Kay, 11 a.m., Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva. DEVOE, Charles D., 11 a.m., Walker ... (Star-Press)

Man sought in Wash. killing arrested in Oregon November 05, 2014

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man charged with killing his girlfriend ... According to Wilson's account, the boy came home from school Tuesday morning and took a nap. When he woke up that afternoon, he noticed the car was missing, went to check on his mother ... (The Bismarck Tribune)

Man convicted in Purdue shooting found dead October 29, 2014

"It's a horrible, tragic end to this and I've expressed my condolences to his family," Freeman said. Indiana State Prison spokeswoman Pam James said Cousins arrived at the prison Oct. 23 and had been given a single cell of the sort assigned to new inmates. (Columbus Telegram)

Texas prosecutor: Indiana suspect history unknown October 27, 2014

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Virginia Zimmerman October 25, 2014

Portland, Pastor Mark Strietelmeier officiating. Burial is at Spring Hill Cemetery. Calling is 4-8 p.m. today at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland, Ind., and 10-11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, Jay County ... (The Daily Standard)

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

Oakland City, Indiana
John and everyone were wonderful to our family. We thank you for helping us in this difficult time.

Nashville, Indiana
I have been looking for the arrangements for Bob Shipley and can not find them. Have they not been posted as of yet

Sharpsville, Indiana
On 12/5/12, I attended Ocie Sear's funeral. I'm not sure if you are aware of this, but as I sat there during the service, I vowed I would let you know. During the service, I became very, very upset with the noise coming from the office area. Do you realize that during Ocie's funeral, your phone rang THREE times. People came in and out multiple times. People were talking loud enough that I could hear their conversations in the service. I find it EXTREMELY disrespectful to the people who are grieving their loved ones. If that's going to be happening, at least shut the double doors!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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.