Barbara Lee Owens May, 78, of Berlin, Md., died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Born Feb. 20, 1936, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Robert Calvin and Martha Ingram Smith Owens. She was the wife of Ronald May, her husband of 16 years, who died in 2003.
She retired from the United States government in 1992, where she worked as an analyst for 34 years.
Surviving are daughter and son-in-law Pamela Doreen Millard Wright and Franklin Keith Wright Jr.; a son, Clifford Bret Cody; a granddaughter, Melissa Brooke Lydard Christiansen; and a great-granddaughter, Penelope Evelyn Christiansen.
She was predeceased by a sister, Evelyn Brooke Owens Tierney; and a grandson, Neil Bret Cody.
Funeral services and interment will be private.
Arrangements are by Jeffrey N. Zumbrun Funeral Home in Eldersburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Child Find of America at www.childfindofamerica.org
Online condolences may be offered at www.jnzumbrunfuneralhome.com
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