Posted: Wed 9:35 AM, Oct 02, 2013
Funeral Home: Hillier Funeral Home
December 5, 1934 – September 28, 2013
Edwina M. Barb, 78, of College Station, went to be with her Lord on September 28, 2013. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Memorial Drive Methodist Church, Houston, TX in the Friendship Court.
Edwina was born on December 5, 1934 to Edwin and Velma (Taylor) Marshall in Temple, TX. She lived most of her life in Port Arthur, TX. Edwina graduated from University of Texas in 1957 with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. While at the University Edwina was a dorm floor counselor and was a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She later taught school in the Port Arthur and Brazosport school districts.
Edwina married the love of her life, Darold Barb in 1958. After the birth of her four wonderful children Edwina moved her devotion from teaching to her children. She was totally involved in school and extracurricular activities with them. Edwina continued to show her love for children by her devotion to her three grandchildren.
Edwina is preceded in death by her parents; Edwin Marshall and Velma (Taylor) Marshall.
Edwina leaves behind her soul mate, Darold; children, Roger Alan Barb, Mark Eric Barb and wife Kimberly, David Andrew Barb and wife Ann, Julie Lynn Rhodes and husband Christopher; and grandchildren, Tyler Barb, Sydney Barb and Joshua Rhodes.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to the Multiple Sclerosis Society at http://www.nationalmssociety.org/donate/index.aspx.
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