Barbara Barbee Obituary
Barbara S Barbee photos Barbara S Barbee photos

There are 41 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Barbara S Barbee

September 30, 1934 - May 30, 2013
Obituary

Barbara S. Barbee of Rogers, AR passed away May 30, 2013. She was born to Jess and Mary Siders on September 30, 1934, in Oklahoma City. She married Ralph Barbee on October 18, 1952. They were the parents of David Barbee (Rogers) and Liz Barbee (Boise). When they were needed, they opened heart and home to 3 nieces and 4 nephews. They have 3 granddaughters and 1 grandson, as well as 2 great-grandsons. Ralph preceded her in death on April 12, 2013. Barbara assistant-taught remedial reading in Neodesha, Kansas for several years. She then owned and managed Barb's Boutique there until they moved to Rogers in 1985. Barbara has had various roles...
Barbara S. Barbee of Rogers, AR passed away May 30, 2013. She was born to Jess and Mary Siders on September 30, 1934, in Oklahoma City. She married Ralph Barbee on October 18, 1952. They were the parents of David Barbee (Rogers) and Liz Barbee (Boise). When they were needed, they opened heart and home to 3 nieces and 4 nephews. They have 3 granddaughters and 1 grandson, as well as 2 great-grandsons. Ralph preceded her in death on April 12, 2013. Barbara assistant-taught remedial reading in Neodesha, Kansas for several years. She then owned and managed Barb's Boutique there until they moved to Rogers in 1985. Barbara has had various roles in women's ministry, for nearly 50 years. She used to say "Pretty is as pretty does," and for years she has mentored young girls and women both formally and informally in the secrets of outer beauty, and the importance of inner beauty. Barbara was a teacher, fashion buyer, makeup artist, seamstress, gardener, homemaker, and encourager. The family would like to thank the very caring and competent staff of Visiting Angels, Circle of Life Hospice, and Jamestown Nursing and Rehabilitation. A Visitation will be held Monday, June 3rd, 2013, from 10:30-11:30am at Rollins Funeral Home Chapel, with a funeral service to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund 3364 W Pleasant Grove Rd Rogers, AR 72756 (479) 636-3451. Arrangements are under the care of Rollins Funeral Home of Rogers, AR. www.rollinsfuneral.com

"Liz & David, I'm so sorry to hear about your Mother's passing. I was planning on coming to see her when I heard of Ralph's passing. Barb was a charming..." Cheryl & JD Moffatt (Neodesha, KS)

This Guest Book has 11 entries. View Complete Guest Book

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.