Graveside funeral services for Gerald Parker Baum, Sr. 81, of Gilbert will be held Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 2 PM at Epps
Cemetery, Epps, LA with Bro. George Allen Graham officiating under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home Winnsboro.
Gerald was born on December 14th 1940 to Winn and Mattie Baum in Delhi, and passed away on January 21, 2022.
After Gerald graduated from Delhi High School, where he met his wife, Wanda at a High School Basketball Game. He went on to study at NLU, graduating with an Engineering Degree. Gerald began his career at Northeast Louisiana Cooperative as an Engineer, kickstarting a long and dedicated career to the coop and community it served for well over 50 years.
Gerald is preceded in death by his parents, Winn and Mattie Baum; and sister, Carol Nielsen.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda; brother, Dennis; sons, Parker and Clayton; and his grandchildren, Taeryn, Randen, and Charles.