Barbara passed away on October 30, 2022 in her hometown of Goldthwaite, TX. Born in Jacksonville, TX. On June 29, 1936, Barbara spent her early years in Athens, Texas and graduated from The Hockaday School, Dallas, TX. in 1954. After her high school graduation, she was presented at The Tyler Rose Festival Queen’s Coronation in Tyler, Texas before attending The University of Texas in Austin.