Barbara J. Stuart, age 65 of Springerton, died Sunday morning December 15, 2013 at her home . She had worked as a CNA for many years at Rest Haven Manor in Albion and attended the United Pentecostal Church in Fairfield.
Barbara is survived by her daughter, Judith (Kurt Pierce) Earl of Springerton; 3 sons, James (Bonnie) Earl, Jr., Cassey (Tanya) Earl all of Fairfield and Willard Ray “Billy” (Patty) Earl of Carmi; 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; a brother, Merle “Bill” Thomas of Fairfield; and a sister, Kathy Auxier of Carmi. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James L. Stuart; 1 brother, John Thomas and 2 sisters, Judith Thomas and Glenda Sue Miller.
A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday December 18, 2013 at the Stendeback Family Funeral Home in Enfield. A private burial will be held at a later date.