Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Barbara Ann Tyler, 80, of Roswell, who graduated to heaven on Feb. 18, 2013. Dr. Douglas Mills of The First United Methodist Church will officiate with interment to follow at South Park Cemetery.
Barbara was born on Feb. 1, 1933, to Ralph Meadows Sr. and Effie Evelyn Green Meadows in Harlingen, Texas. They have preceded her in death as well as her beloved husband Harrell H. Tyler, and son Tom Deck III.
She is survived by her two sons, Richard Deck and his wife Lisa, and Jeff Deck and his wife Kathy, both of Roswell; daughter Janice Ott, of McAlester, Okla.; two stepdaughters, Pamela Tyler-Bell and Julie Tyler both, of Florida; brother Ralph A. Meadows; sister Jody Yowell; 12 grandchildren, Christopher Deck, Linsay Deck, Randy Jobe, Shane Deck, Daryne Deck, Corey Deck, Kelsey Deck, all of Roswell, Jamie Cole, Jessica Nooner Garrett Ott, Ashli Nooner and Kaleb Nooner, all of Oklahoma; five great-grandchildren, Brooke and Mathew Cole, Taylor and Maci Nooner, of McAlester, Okla., and Bella Jobe, of Roswell.
Barbara owned and operated DT&H Enterprises, manufacturing wiring harness for aircrafts. She was a member of the Frist United Methodist Church.
Barbara was a resident of Roswell for 40 years. She was a wonderful and loving mother and grandmother. She will be missed.
Pallbearers will be Chris Deck, Shane Deck, Daryne Deck, Corey Deck, Jason Brown, Garrett Ott and Randy Jobe. Honorary pallbearers are Donald Tyler, Bill Bonham, Ken Primrose, Don McGuire and Don Yowell.
Friends may pay their respects online at lagronefuneralchapels.com.
Arrangements are under the personal directions of the professionals at LaGrone Funeral Chapel.