John's children would like to inform you of the peaceful passing of their father on Jan. 11, 2011.
He was born July 28, 1918 to Andrew Thomas and Ethel Clarke Baggs.
John married Erma Olive Johnson Sept. 16, 1942 in the Logan LDS Temple.
He gave a life of service to his family, church, and community.
He loved his country and served proudly in WWII.
Dad was devoted to his family and took great pride in his posterity.
He is survived by his three sons, and four daughters; J. Thomas and Geenie Baggs, James E. and Joyce Baggs, Jay K. and Donna Baggs, Ruth and Richard Hakes, Roxey and Glen Taylor, Rena and Laine Adair and Robyn and Dean Briggs; 33 grandchildren, 65 great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his spouse, his siblings, Andrew C., Deane W., and Barbara Ruth.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, January 15, 2010 at 1 p.m. at the Highlands Ward Chapel, 5378 W. Old Highway Road, Mt. Green, Utah. Family and friends gathered prior to services. Interment was at Ogden City Cemetery where military honors will be accorded.
In lieu of flowers take your dad for a ride and buy him an ice cream cone. Condolences may be sent to www.myers-mortuary.com