Barbara Ginwright (1938 - 2013)

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Barbara Ginwright

Barbara Faye Ginwright, nee Jackson, 75, of Belleville, Ill., born Aug. 1, 1938, in Funston, Ga., died Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at her residence.

Mrs. Ginwright earned a bachelor's degree from Albany State University in Georgia. She worked as the assistant director of the Child Development Center at Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, John B. Ginwright, who died April 3, 1981; her parents, James Rich and Willie, nee Miller, Jackson; and a sister, Betty J. Miller.

Surviving are her son, John B. Ginwright Jr. (Yolanda Calvin) of Jefferson City, Mo.; her daughter, Erica F. (Ronald L.) Richard of Garden Ridge, Texas; three grandchildren, Brandon J. Richard, Bryanna F. Winn, and Marsha S. Pendilton; a sister, Vera Rolle of Hallandale Beach, Fla.; and a brother, Darnell (Judith) Jackson of Los Angeles, Calif.

Memorials may be made to the . Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.

Funeral Home
George Renner & Sons Funeral Home
120 North Illinois Street Belleville, IL 62220
(618) 233-5400
Funeral Home Details
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Nov. 3, 2013
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