Barbara Evelyn Jones, of Mart, passed away on April 22, 2022 in Waco, Texas at the age of 83. Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 26, 2022 in the Prairie Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Jack Smith officiating; visitation with the family will be prior to the service beginning at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow in the Prairie Hill Cemetery. Thomas Britt, Louis Lowrey, Jr., J. Wesley Davis, Casey Glick, Ron Zaruba, John Davis, and Scott Glick will serve as pallbearers.
Barbara was born September 3, 1938 in Waco, Texas to Thomas A. and Dorothy P. (Moore) Reynolds. She was a Dorm Charge for the Mexia State School for 20 years, prior to retirement.
Barbara was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister. She enjoyed spending time with all her family, but there was nothing she cherished more than time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was also very fond of her companion, her cat (Little Sister). Barbara was very well known, by her family, as being a good supervisor and letting them know her opinion whenever she felt there was a need to express it.
Barbara was very outgoing, friendly, and enjoyed life to the fullest. She liked to take road trips and loved watching the Redbirds and Woodpeckers. She was a longtime member of the Prairie Hill Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; Thomas and Dorothy Reynolds; husbands, Thomas Baugh and Elwood Jones; daughter, Betty Baugh-Glick; and sister, Mary Helen Reynolds.
Barbara is survived by her loving daughters, Kathy Zaruba and husband, Ron of Marlin and Sharla Davis and husband, John of Mexia; grandchildren, Thomas Britt and wife, Sarah of Rangely, CO, Louis Lowrey, Jr. of Riesel, John Wesley Davis and wife, Bonny of Conroe, Kristen Davis of Groesbeck, Khara Glick-Allen and husband, Doug of Dallas, Casey Glick of Buffalo, and Kalyn Glick of Oakwood; great grandchildren, Jayden Britt, Zoye Britt, Ashlyn Britt, Emma Davis, Ryan Davis, and Kaeson Glick; sister, Norma Reynolds of McGregor.
Barbara met two special people, Ana and Tameka, at the Fresenius Kidney Center which she considered as her extended family.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital or Karem-Shriners.