Mr. Dennis G. "Pops" Baird, 56, formerly of Gloversville, passed away January 13, 2014, at River Ridge Living Center in Amsterdam. He was born October 8, 1956, in Gloversville, son of the late Edward and Cora Dingman Baird. He was educated in Broadalbin-Perth schools where he played basketball, and employed as a general laborer most of his life. Dennis worked as a roofer as well as general carpentry throughout the area. He was also a station attendant for Highway Oil in Johnstown. In his spare time, Dennis liked to fish, camp and draw, he was an accomplished artist.