Barbara Jean Hock (1952 - 2013)

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Barbara Jean Hock


Passed away Oct. 17, 2013.

Born: Dec. 18, 1952 in Poway, Southern California. Grew up with an equestrian and SoCal beach lifestyle. She loved horses and sailing. Her business career focused on real estate.

In the year 2000 Barbara married Gregory Hock, also born and raised in Southern California.

In 2001 Gregory and Barbara moved to Greenville, SC, intending to move back in two years. Barbara fell in love with the people of Greenville and the gentile lifestyle of the South, thus never moving back West. Barbara was known in the community for her vivacious personally, love of children and animals.

She is survived by her mother Gloria (Maxey) brother Donald (Rippee), and husband Gregory.

Cremation Society of SC

Published in The Greenville News on Oct. 27, 2013