1940 - 2013
Barbara Barnes Deakins, 72, of Pensacola passed away Sunday, January 20, 2013.
Born on April 7, 1940 in Gadsden, Alabama, to the late Grady Charles and Virginia Bearden Barnes, she lived for most of her life in the Pensacola area where she was a faithful member of St. Anne's Catholic Church, Bellview. Barbara will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Left to cherish her memory is her loving companion, John Gavin; her children, Regina Deakins, Rochelle Deakins, Ronnie (Beth) Deakins, Vicki Deakins and Sherry Petefish; grandchildren, Lucas and Hannah Deakins .
Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 25, 2013 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home with Fr. Eugene Casserly officiating. Inurnment will follow at Pensacola Memorial Gardens.
A reception will follow at 5398 Stratton Place, Pensacola to celebrate Barbara's life.
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