Barbara's Story

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Barbara Ann Stedman Roe, 81, passed peacefully on Dec. 15, 2017, with her daughter, son, and lifelong friend, Geneva, by her side. She was born Aug. 8, 1936, in Sullivan, to William (Bill) and Mary Alice (Slinkard) Stedman.
Barb took pleasure in the small things; family, friends, birds on a feeder, a flower in the yard, a new collectable and also bluegrass.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Mark Allen Watson; brother, William (Billy Jo) Stedman; her sister, Joan Monk, and her husband, Kenny Roe; stepson, Maurice Roe; granddaughter, Miranda Roe; and her special friend, Leroy Hackett.
Survivors include daughter, Christine Lee; son, David E. Watson; stepdaughter, Alice Cox; stepson, Gary Roe; grandchildren, James (BJ) Willis, Charity Willis, Josh Willis, Jennifer Kernstien, Brandon Watson, Jasmine Watson, Heather Baker, Andrew Watson, Erin Bennett, Trent Cox, Camil Catlin, Gary Roe Jr., KJ Roe and Cory Roe; as well as 33 great-grandkids. With a heart big enough to love them all the same.
Per her wish, cremation has been chosen with no services. Online condolences may be left at:
Published on December 19, 2017
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