Robert Eugene Baer, 87, of Mocksville, NC and a former Clinton County resident, died Monday, December 1, 2014, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. He was born August 25, 1927, in Clinton County, IN to the late John Stephen and Beatrice Lavon Brant Baer. Mr. Baer was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a member of Blaise Baptist Church. Mr. Baer was also a member of Moose Lodge #7 (Fellowship degree), American Legion Post #12, V.F.W. Post 1110, Clinton Masonic Lodge F. & A. M. #54 and was a past patron of O.E.S. #6.
Visitation and Services
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Goodwin Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in Green Lawn Mausoleum. The family request that memorials be considered for Blaise Baptist Church Building Fund, 134 Blaise Church Road, Mocksville, NC 27028.
his wife of 66 years, Wilma Jean Baer of the home, two children, John Baer (Jan) of Avon, IN and Cherie Monsees (Hal) of West Jefferson, NC; a brother, Ed Baer (Marilyn) of Springhill, FL; four grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
his parents and a brother, John Stephen Baer, Jr.