Barbara R. Selby, age 85 of Ellicott City, died Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at Gilchrist Hospice in Columbia. Born May 12, 1930 in Baltimore city, she was the daughter of the late Ferdinand and Clara (Carroll) Singer. She was the wife of the late Marshall E. Selby. She enjoyed the beach, sunrises, Orioles games, and her Pomeranian dog "Chip". She loved spending time with her family. No one was more important to her than her grandchildren! Her survivors include daughter Margaret Knight of Catonsville, son and daughter-in-law Fred and Michele Selby of Eldersburg, and son Marshall Selby, Jr. of Sykesville, sister Bernadette Singer of Annapolis, grandchildren Katie O'Malley, Claire Selby, Courtney Gonzales, Kevin Selby, Jack Selby, and Marshall E. Selby, III, great granddaughter Gabriella Lynn O'Malley and great grandson Keegan William O'Malley. The family will receive friends today from 12 to 1 pm at the Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road in Sykesville. A funeral service will follow today at 1 pm. Interment Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Marriottsville. Those desiring may send memorial donations in her name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
, P.O. Box 2151, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38101-2151.