Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Allen Clark Brogdon, age 64, of Cleveland. Barbara passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, from the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in the Allen Family Cemetery.
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Barbara was born in Habersham County on Nov. 11, 1949, to Ruby Sims Allen and the late Loye Allen. She was a 1966 graduate of White County High School and attended Truett-McConnell College. Barbara loved nature and enjoyed being outdoors, whether it was spending time with her horses or dogs, working in her flowers or one of her favorite pastimes fishing, she simply loved everything nature had to offer. A gifted artist, Barbara was known for pottery and her love of folk art, she founded Rosehip Gallery some 30 years ago. Barbara was also an accomplished author, penning several books and poems. Those who were blessed to know her will never forget her compassionate spirit, her kind heart and her radiant smile.
In addition to her father, she is preceded in death by her brother, Danny Allen. Survivors include her husband, Dr. Roy Brogdon of Cleveland; sons, Chris Clark of Cleveland, Scott Brogdon of Cleveland, and Tim Brogdon of Acworth; daughter, Laura Brogdon, Winder; mother, Ruby Allen, Cleveland; brother and sister-in-law, Robin and Cheryl Allen, Cleveland, David and Mindy Rose Allen also of Cleveland; mother and father-in-law, Ramona and Roy Brogdon Sr. of Brunswick; grandchildren, Gaines Clark, Joseph Clark, Madison and Emily Woodard, Abbey and Eli Brogdon.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Flowers will be acknowledged, however, it is requested that memorial donations be made to the
To share a memory of Barbara, or to send a condolence, please visit www.alexander-funeral.com.
Arrangements for Mrs. Barbara Allen Clark Brogdon are in the care of Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland, 706-865-1500.
Alexander Funeral Home
2721 Highway 129 South Cleveland, GA 30528
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on June 2, 2014