Posted: Thu 8:44 AM, Jan 03, 2008
Funeral Home: McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home
Barbara Ann Bleakley, 56, of Colonial Drive, Marietta, died at her home on Tuesday, January 1, 2008. She was a loving mother, sister and friend to all.
She was born on February 10, 1951, in Cleveland, Ohio, a daughter of Charles Patterson and Garnet Mae Mugrage Patterson. Barbara worked as a LPN until she retired due to health issues.
She is survived by 3 daughters: Mona Mayle (Patrick) of Marietta, Tia (Gary) Thomas of Florida, Brandi (Andy) Cooner of Florida. Also surviving are 3 sisters: Robin (Brian) Coughlin of Marietta, Carolynn Welch of Coolville, Tina Noland of Marietta, 4 grandchildren: Ashley, Destini, Autumn, Austin, several nieces and nephews her grandmother Madaline Miller, and special friend Andy Thompson and special cousin and caregiver Danny Flowers.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Charles “Chuck” Flowers.
No funeral services will be observed. McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements. Donations in Barbara’s memory to assist with costs may be made to the funeral home or to Tina Noland.